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  • Continuing Education

    The University of Mississippi School of Nursing Continuing Education program is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Mississippi Nurses Foundation Inc., an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

    Visit the UMMC Division of Continuing Health Professional Education website to view all upcoming CE offerings.

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    Mental Health Nursing Conference

    March 21, 2014
    The University of Mississippi Medical Center Conference Center
    Jackson Medical Mall
    Jackson, Mississippi

     

    Oglevee Day/Alumni Meeting/STT Research Symposium

    April 3, 2014
    The University of Mississippi Medical Center
    Norman C. Nelson Student Union
    Jackson, Mississippi

    The Congenital Heart Conference

    April 11-13, 2014
    The University of Mississippi Medical Center Conference Center
    Jackson Medical Mall
    Jackson, Mississippi

    • For more information or to register click here.

    CE Cvent Registration

    To access your CE records, you must register in the Continuing Education Cvent portal by logging on to our website http://www.umc.edu/conted/. Click on Cvent Contact Portal to create an account.

     

     

    Mission and goals

    Mission

    The mission of the University of Mississippi School of Nursing Continuing Education program is to provide educational experiences for the lifelong learning of registered nurses and other health-care professionals in the state of Mississippi.

    Goal

    The goal of the Continuing Nursing Education programs is to support and augment all programs of the school; fulfill the school's nursing continuing education mission; and advance the professional development of faculty, staff, students, registered nurses at UMMC and the community (local, state and region).

    Objectives

    • Promote an awareness of the need for life-long learning among School of Nursing faculty, staff, students, UMMC registered nurses and the community.
    • Plan, develop, implement and evaluate continuing education/faculty development activities to meet the professional development needs of the School of Nursing faculty and registered nurses of UMMC.
    • Plan, develop, implement and evaluate appropriate continuing education activities to meet the needs of the registered nurses in Mississippi and surrounding states.
    • In collaboration with the Division of Continuing Health Professional Education, plan, develop, implement and evaluate multidisciplinary continuing education activities that promote interdisciplinary collaboration in health care. 

    For more information

    •  P. Renée Williams, RN, PhD, ICCE
              Director of Continuing Education, School of Nursing
              Phone: (601) 984-6208
              Email:
      rwilliams@umc.edu