Timothy J. Crimmins received his BS and MD from George Washington University. He completed a residency in internal medicine at The University of Washington in Seattle and a board certification in internal medicine in 2001. He completed training in Vascular Medicine at Columbia University through the informal pathway and completed board certification in Vascular Medicine in 2008.
Dr. Crimmins serves as Medical Director of the Non-Invasive Vascular Medicine Lab where ultrasound is used for the diagnosis of vascular disorders. Clinical interests include vascular medicine, non-invasive vascular diagnosis, general internal medicine, and medical education. He has a master’s certificate in Leadership Development has completed the Master Teacher in Medical Education Program at The George Washington University.
His clinical goals of care include patient education, patient-centered care, and the use of systems to enable high-quality patient care. His education goals include enabling independent thinking and the use of metacognition to foster an understanding of the underlying thought processes involved in medical decision-making.
MOC / CME / CE Requirements
Connecticut Medical Examining Board
Connecticut Medical Examining Board accepts the credit courses that are accredited by ACCME and awards AMA PRA Category 1 Credit.
CME Credits Required : 50.00 | Licensing Cycle AMA PRA : 2 Years | Category Credits : 0.00
A minimum of 50 contact hours of qualifying continuing medical education every 2 years commencing on the first date of license renewal;1 contact hour means a minimum of 50 minutes of the continuing education activity once every 6 years.1 CME hour in each of the following topics:
(A) Infectious diseases, including, but not limited to, acquired immune deficiency syndrome and human immunodeficiency virus,
(B) risk management,
(C) sexual assault,
(D) domestic violence,
(E) cultural competency,
(F) behavioral health.
Beginning January 1, 2020, such behavioral health CME must include at least 2 contact hours on diagnosing and treating (i) cognitive conditions, including, but not limited to, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, delirium, related cognitive impairments, and geriatric depression, or (ii) mental health conditions, including, but not limited to, those common to veterans and family members of veterans such as post-traumatic stress, risk of suicide, depression, and grief. OCC/MOC not accepted as a substitute. The commissioner may grant a waiver for not more than 10 contact hours of CME for physicians who:
(1) engage in activities related to the physician’s service as a member of the Connecticut Medical Examining Board,
(2) engage in activities related to the physician’s service as a member of a medical healing panel, or
(3) assist the state Department of Public Health with its duties to board and commissions (described in Ch. 368a. Sec. 10a-14).