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Continuing Education

Continuing Education CalendarThe University of Mississippi Medical Center School of Nursing is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development 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.


CE Central - Continuing Education event manage

Continuing Health Professional Education at the University of Mississippi Medical Center is pleased to announce the transition to CE Central, our online solution for continuing education event management.

For more information or to view CE Central training resources, please visit the Division of Continuing Health Profession Education website.

  • 2020 Harriet Williamson Annual Diabetes Conference
    Friday, December 4, 2020
    7:45 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
    Online Webinar
    More details to come

Mission and goals


The mission of the University of Mississippi School of Nursing Continuing Education Program is to provide educational experiences to promote lifelong learning of registered nurses and other health care professionals in the state of Mississippi and the tri-state (Alabama, Louisiana, and Tennessee).


The overall goals of the program are to:

  • Support and augment all academic programs of the School of Nursing;
  • Advance the professional development of faculty, staff, students, and registered nurses at UMMC and the community (local, state and region);
  • Assess, plan, develop, implement, and evaluate continuing nursing education activities to enhance evidence-based nursing practice, education, administration, and research to improve health outcomes;
  • In collaboration with the UMMC Division of Continuing Health Professional Education, assess, plan, develop, implement, and evaluate continuing education activities that promote interprofessional education in health care.

For more information

  • Williams, ReneeP. Renée Williams, PhD, RN, CCE
    Professor and Director of Continuing Education, School of Nursing
    (601) 984-6227