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Check Out These Upcoming NMC Professional Development Opportunities

Published: Jan. 5, 2023
Professional Development

Nebraska Methodist College (NMC) Professional Development provides quality, peer-reviewed continuing education to health care providers on a variety of topics. Whether through one-hour events or daylong conferences, we strive to provide our audience with high-quality educational opportunities. The majority of our programming is free to Methodist employees and retirees, and NMC alumni and students.

Visit our webpage to see all of our live events, online courses, and podcasts, and mark your calendar for these upcoming events.


Cancer Survivorship and Social Determinants of Health: Telehealth
Monday, Jan. 30
7-8 a.m.
Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center Auditorium, 8303 Dodge St., Omaha

Also available via webinar

We welcome all physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech language therapists, social workers and other health care professionals interested in the care of oncology patients, identifying current barriers with telehealth and how telehealth has impacted patient care.

Register here.


Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Series

We welcome all nurses, physicians, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, respiratory technicians, social workers, mental health practitioners and other health care providers interested in learning more about honoring the uniqueness of each individual and embracing their diverse backgrounds, values and points of view to build a strong, inclusive community within the health care system.

  • Exploring Identity & Intersections
    Monday, Feb. 6
    12-1 p.m.
    Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center Auditorium, 8303 Dodge St., Omaha
    Also available via webinar
    Register here.
  • Understanding Systemic Bias Impact on Population Health
    Wednesday, March 29
    12-1 p.m.
    Register here.


2023 Cardiovascular Symposium
Thursday, Feb. 16
8:30 a.m.-3:15 p.m.
St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church, Family Life Center, 15050 West Maple Road, Omaha

We welcome all nurses, physicians, respiratory therapists and other health care professionals interested in cardiovascular care. Topics will include vascular procedures, updates in interventional cardiology and new medications used in cardiovascular care.

Register here.


Teach the Trainer: Molding our Mentors
Wednesday, Feb. 22
7-9 p.m.

We welcome clinical and classroom instructors in the following health care disciplines: nursing, radiologic technologist, respiratory care practitioner, sonographer, surgical technologist, physical therapist, physical therapist assistant, occupational therapist and occupational therapist assistant interested in learning strategies for developing mentorship qualities in staff practitioners.

Register here.


2023 Nursing Leadership Conference
Thursday, Feb. 23
9 a.m.-1:05 p.m.

We welcome all nurse leaders and nurses desiring to learn more about leadership and the psychology of change. Prepare for a work session with your peers to help show how you can relate this all back to the Methodist Health System strategic plan, mission, vision and values.

Register here.


Modeling Team Communication
Thursday, March 16
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Best Care EAP, Center Pointe Building, second-floor conference room, 9239 West Center Road, Omaha

We welcome nurses, physicians, occupational therapists, speech therapists, physical therapists, social workers, licensed mental health providers or anyone else interested in learning more about Modeling Team Communication. This program will show you how to listen to understand, communicate clear expectations and increase collaboration within your team (hands-on activity, in-person only).

Register here.


2023 Pulmonary Symposium
Friday, April 21
8 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center Auditorium, 8303 Dodge St., Omaha
Also available via webinar.

We welcome nurses, physicians, respiratory therapists and other health care professionals who care for patients or are interested in pulmonary medicine. Topics include pulmonary fibrosis, sleep apnea, asthma and COPD updates.

Register here.


Save the Date!

The Nebraska Infection Control Network (NICN) Primary Infection Prevention course
March 30-31

2023 Dan Lydiatt Symposium
Slated for April 12

School Professional Infection Control Prevention Conference
Slated for May

Stroke Collaborative
Slated for spring

Aging with Passion & Purpose
Slated for summer

2023 Research Day
July 27

2023 Orthopedic Symposium
Slated for August

2023 Geriatrics Symposium
Slated for August

CCRN Certification Review
Sept. 7-8


More About NMC Professional Development

NMC Professional Development is approved with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Along with nursing and allied health accreditation, NMC Professional Development is accredited by the Nebraska Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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