Welcome to the home page of Continuing Health Professional Education (CHPE) at UMMC. Our mission is to provide continuing education activities for practicing health care professionals in order to promote lifelong learning, expand knowledge and improve the skills necessary for the provision of quality health care in the state.
UMMC strives to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific integrity in all its continuing education activities.
All persons who have control over the content of any continuing education activity are expected to disclose the existence of any commercial relations or personal benefits that may be associated with the content. Speakers are also required to inform the audience when they have an intent to discuss an unlabeled use of a product and/or a product that does not have the Federal Drug Administration's approval for the use in discussion.
The mission of the UMMC Division of Continuing Health Professional Education (CHPE) program is to be an advocate for and a provider of continuing education that support a broad scope of life-long learning experiences. UMMC CHPE provides and facilitates diverse educational activities that are designed to promote change; improve learner knowledge and skills; and enhance behaviors and professional competence and /or performance to ultimately improve quality health care and the well-being of our community.
The overall goals of Continuing Health Professional Education at UMMC are to: