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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).

November 2017

  • Nov. 2-3
    Annual Harriet Williamson Nursing and Diabetes Coalition Conference
    Location: UMMC Conference Center at the Jackson Medical Mall
    Contact: Ashley Givens Smith
    Click here for more information or to register.
  • Nov. 9-10
    ATLS Instructor Course - By Invitation Only
    Location: UMMC Conference Cente, Jackson Medical Mall
    Contact: Kay Watkins
    Target audience: Physicians certified in ATLS who have been identified as potential instructors.
    For more information contact Kay Watkins.
  • Nov. 17
    Stroke Symposium 2017
    Location: UMMC Conference Center, Jackson Medical Mall
    Contact: Kay Watkins
    Target audience: Physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists, social workers, physical and occupational therapists and other healthcare providers caring for stroke victims.
    Click here for more information or to register.

December 2017

  • Dec. 1
    Forensic Psychiatry Update: Issues at the Interface of Law and Mental Health
    Location: UMMC main campus, classroom CW 308
    Contact: Kay Watkins  
    Target audience: psychiatrists, psychologists, nurse practitioners, RN, social workers, attorneys, judges, paralegals, mental health and legal professionals of all types.
    Click here for more information or to register.

March 2018

  • March 21-23
    Family Medicine Update
    Location: Hilton Hotel and Convention Center, 1002 County Line Road, Jackson MS
    Contact: Kay Watkins  
    Target audience: family medicine physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners.
    Registration available Jan. 2, 2018.