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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.

October 2017

  • Oct. 27
    ATLS Refresher Course
    Location: UMMC Conference Center at the Jackson Medical Mall
    Contact: Kay Watkins
    Target audience: Physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners
    Click here for more information or to register.

November 2017

  • Nov. 9-10
    ATLS Instructor Course - By invitation only
    Location: UMMC Conference Center, Jackson Medical Mall
    Contact: Kay Watkins
    Target audience: Physicians certified in ATLS who have been identified as potential instructors.

February 2018

March 2018