SHIELD News & Updates

Welcome to the new SHIELD learning management system that offers more CME/CE learning opportunities, expanded credit types, easy-to-use navigation, and auto-generated certificates.  Click on the "Login" button at the top right of this website and create your account.

Note: your email and transcript up to May 24, 2021, from has already been imported into this new system and is ready for you to access.


The PDF below provides instructions on maneuvering this new site:


FY24 Calendar

The FY24 SHIELD Calendar is available! Please note that dates and times are subject to change and this calendar will be constantly updated.

New! FY24 SHIELD Calendar

FY23 SHIELD Calendar


Need to file a report to MDPH?

Find the requirements and links to reports here.

Now Available: Vision Only Health Screenings

Gray background with school health screening title, blue circle on the center with the word "vision" inside. A yellow box has text stating updated version! 

New! You can now access a version of school health screening training that only contains information on the updated vision health screening.

 Access here: Health Screenings (Vision ONLY)

Recordings and Self-Paced Courses are available!

  The following recordings are available from various live sessions offered this year:

Email BU SHIELD with any questions.


Self-Paced Courses Available!

 For the most up-to-date self-paced courses available in SHIELD and other training websites, please go here.

Sample Vision Tool List (new!)

 A new sample vision, equipment, and supplies tool is available now!

 Additional screening resources, guidelines, checklists, and more can be found on our resources page.

You can also find the recorded 2021 vision clinical update here.

(NEW!) SHIELD Courses Available

Title Credit Type Event date Cost
Boston/MetroWest May Regional Meeting - May 23th, 2023
    • 4.00 Participation
Live 05/23/2023 - 9:00am EDT $0.00
Central May Regional Meeting - May 22th, 2023
    • 4.00 Participation
Live 05/22/2023 - 9:00am EDT $0.00
Northeast May Regional Meeting - May 19th, 2023
    • 4.00 Participation
Live 05/19/2023 - 9:00am EDT $0.00
Southeast May Regional Meeting - May 18th, 2023
    • 4.00 Participation
Live 05/18/2023 - 9:30am EDT $0.00


BU CCE Homepage

Looking for the BU CCE homepage? You can find it here! Boston University's CME office contains courses including those with ACCNE accrediation. 

ANCC Accreditation Certification

In support of improving patient care, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.



SHIELD is a collaboration among the Boston University School of Public Health Lifelong Learning Office, the Boston University School of Medicine Continuing Medical Education Office and the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.

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