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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.

Mission

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).


February 2018

  • Feb. 26
    Children's CME on the Coast: All About Your Patients
    5pm - 8:15pm
    Location: MS Gulf Coast Community College, Jefferson Davis Campus, Hospitality and Resort Management Building
    420 Debuys Road, Biloxi MS
    Contact: Kay Watkins
    Target audience: South Mississippi pediatricians, neonatologists, physician assistants and nurse practitioners.
    Click here for more information or to register.
  • Feb. 28 - March 2
    10th Annual Addictions Conference
    Location: Hilton Hotel and Conference Center, County Line Road, Jackson MS
    Target audience: physicians, dentists, addiction professionals/counselors, pharmacists, psychologists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and nurses.
    For details and registration, contact Donna Young at dcyoung2128@aol.com or 601-261-9899.

March 2018

April 2018

  • April 6
    2018 What's New in Medical & Surgical Dermatology Update
    Location: UMMC Classroom Wing CW308
    Contact: Kim Chaney
    Target audience: dermatologists, dermatology nurse practitioners and physician assistants.
    Registration coming soon.
  • April 14
    2018 The State of the Heart: Congenital Heart Disease in Mississippi
    Location: UMMC - School of Medicine
    Contact: Ashley Givens Smith
    Target audience: physicians, nurse practitioners, echosonographers and other interested health professionals.
    Click here for more information or to register.
  • April 19-20
    MS Chapter AAP Spring Meeting: Mind and Matter of Pediatrics

    Location: Clyde Muse Center, Pearl MS
    Contact: Kay Watkins
    Target audience: pediatricians, neonatologists, physician assistants and nurse practitioners.
    Click here for more information or to register.
  • ENT for the Advanced Practice Provider
    Location: Hilton Garden Inn, Flowood MS
    Contact: Cheryl Stingily
    Target audience: CRNAs, nurse practitioners and physician assistants.
    More information coming soon.

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.

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.