Professional Education

Lifelong learning for nurses.

Take advantage of both online and in-person learning activities to enhance your professional development through the Office of Professional Education: 

  • continuing education programs for nurses, including symposia, conferences, institutes, and lectures
  • interprofessional continuing education programs in collaboration with the University of Maryland schools of Medicine, Pharmacy, and Social Work and the Graduate School
  • Nurse Leadership Institute, a yearlong leadership development program
  • online continuing education courses

The University of Maryland School of Nursing is an accredited provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation. The Office of Professional Education administers this accreditation program and works with faculty and stakeholders to provide learning activities that meet ANCC standards and provide relevant, effective, and engaging learning activities. 

For more information, call 410-706-3767 or email

Upcoming Events:

4:00 PM | University of Maryland School of Nursing Lobby and Auditorium Diane Elizabeth Morrison Snow, PhD, RN, PMHNP-BC, FAANP, FIAAN is this year's speaker at this annual lecture by a scholar with expertise in the area of psychiatric practice, research, and education.
4:00 PM | School of Pharmacy, Pharmacy Hall-N211 The second in a series of four, this lecture provides a systematic presentation on the clinical and ethical aspects of placebo effects.
1:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Elm Ballroom B The topic for the 10th Annual Global Health Conference is "The Global Refugee and Immigrant Crisis: The Search for Fertile Soil."

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