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


The goal of the continuing education program of the School of Nursing is to support and augment all programs of the school and fulfill the school's nursing continuing education mission by advancing the professional development of faculty, staff, students, and the community (local, state and the tri-state region).

May 2018

  • May 3
    7:00am - 11:15am
    Improving Women's Cardiovascular Health for a Healthier Mississippi
    Location: Jackson Convention Complex, Jackson MS
    Contact: Kay Watkins, 601-984-1301
    Target audience: physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and researchers.
    Click here for more information or to register.

June 2018

July 2018

August 2018

  • Aug. 4
    2018 Dermatology Symposium: Diagnostic and Treatment Pearls for Primary Care
    Location: UMMC New School of Medicine LH124
    Contact: Kim Chaney
    Target audience: physicians and nurse practitioners, as well as other interested health care providers in the ares of primary care, family medicine, internal medicine and pediatrics.
    Registration coming May 1.
  • Aug. 23-24
    Cancer 2018: ASCO and Other Highlights
    Location: Hilton Hotel and Convention Center, County Line Road, Jackson MS
    Contact: Kay Watkins
    Target audience: oncologists, hematologists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists and other interested healthcare professionals.
    Click here for more information or to register.

October 2018

  • Oct. 18-19
    2018 MS Transplant Symposium
    Location: UMMC Conference Center at the Jackson Medical Mall
    Contact: Kim Chaney
    Target audience: physicians, nurse practitioners, social workers, pharmacists, registered dietitians, nurses, dialysis staff and organ procurement staff.
    Registration coming soon.