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AMA - The American College of Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACC ME) to sponsor continuing medical education (CME) for physicians. The American College of Surgeons designates this medical activity for a maximum number of 17 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Participants should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ACEP - Approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for up to Student Course: 17 hours of ACEP category 1 credit.

Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners - For the purposes of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME. A non-physician certificate of attendance is available for physician assistants and nurse practitioners.

 November 2018

  • Nov. 2-3
    ATLS Student Course
    Location: UMMC main campus, CW building, 2nd floor
    Contact: Kay Watkins
    Target audience: physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners.
    Click here for more information or to register.
  • Nov. 8-9
    ATLS Instructor Course
    Location: UMMC Conference Center at the Jackson Medical Mall
    Contact: Kay Watkins
    Target audience: by invitiation only.