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As a member of the University of Minnesota Interprofessional Continuing Education team, the Office of Continuing Professional Development (OCPD) delivers continuing education planned by the healthcare team for the healthcare team.

OCPD partners with departments within the University of Minnesota as well as external organizations, professional associations and hospitals/clinics to plan educational activities that meet Joint Accreditation requirements to offer continuing education to the healthcare team.  Additionally, OCPD  collaborates with other departments within the University of Minnesota and/or submits applications for approval of other credit types to meet the professional development needs of healthcare professionals by delivering high-quality, practical and relevant educational opportunities taught by expert faculty.

Accreditation

Joint Accreditation LogoIn support of improving patient care, University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.