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Continuing Education

Continuing Education CalendarThe University of Mississippi School of Nursing Continuing Education program is an approved provider of continuing nursing education 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 Cvent registration

CE EventsTo access your CE records, register at the Continuing Education Cvent portal. Click on Cvent Continuing Education Registrant Portal to create an account.

Nursing and Health Care Leadership Summit

Friday, January 26, 2018
UMMC Conference Center
Jackson Medical Mall
Jackson, Mississippi

Mental Health Conference

Friday, March 30, 2018
UMMC Conference Center
Jackson Medical Mall
Jackson, Mississippi

Mission and goals

Mission

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 tristate (Alabama, Louisiana, and Tennessee).

Goal

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 evidenced 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, RN, PhD, ICCE
    Professor and Director of Continuing Education, School of Nursing
    Phone: (601) 984-6208
    Email: rwilliams@umc.edu