Preceptor Development Enduring Content - The Fatigued Learner

This 0.75 hour course consists of a video recording of the LMU-DCOM 4th Friday Preceptor Development Clinical Research and Resources presentation from June 16, 2023, and is being provided to allow preceptors who were unable to attend the live presentation to watch the recorded presentation for CME credit.

After watching the full video, the learner must pass the post-test with a 75% within three attempts, and complete the program evaluation to receive CME credit.

Target Audience

LMU-DCOM physician preceptors

Learning Objectives

  • Participants will be able to identify a fatigued, sleep-deprived medical learner (student, intern, resident).
  • Participants will be taught several evidence-based fatigue mitigation strategies for medical learners.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
  • 0.75 AOA CME Credit
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Course expires: 

Leah Snodgrass, MD

Dr. Leah Cobb Snodgrass is a board-certified physician in child, adolescent and adult psychiatry who serves as associate professor and chair of behavioral health at LMU-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine in Harrogate, Tennessee. She is a graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Medicine and completed her internship, residency and fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. Special areas of interest include mentoring and after school programming for at risk youth. Dr. Snodgrass is a native of Middlesboro, Kentucky, and has been a member of the LMU-DCOM faculty since 2012. She is the course director for second-year courses, behavioral medicine and clinical neurosciences, and the rotation chair for third-year rotations in psychiatry. 

Dr. Snodgrass has no financial relationships to disclose.

The Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. LMU-DCOM designates this program for a maximum of 0.75 AOA Category 2-B credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation in this activity. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

The University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine (UNE COM) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and the Maine Medical Association‘s Committee on Continuing Medical Education and Accreditation to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  

UNE COM designates this CME activity for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM, and 0.75 University of New England contact hours for non-physicians. Contact hours may be submitted by non-physician, non-PA health professionals for continuing education credits.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements & policies of the Maine Medical Association through the joint providership of University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine (UNE COM) and LMU-DCOM.  University of New England is accredited by the Maine Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
  • 0.75 AOA CME Credit


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Required Hardware/software

Learners need internet access with the ability to watch YouTube videos.