Continuing Medical Education

The Ascension Saint Thomas Continuing Medical Education Department is committed to improving patient care outcomes by developing innovative continuing education activities that promote quality improvements in clinical practice, lifelong learning, and provide spiritually-centered, holistic care to the communities we serve. 
Our department provides continuing medical education for all Ascension Saint Thomas campuses:

  • Ascension Saint Thomas Hospital West
  • Ascension Saint Thomas Hospital Midtown
  • Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford
  • Ascension Saint Thomas DeKalb
  • Ascension Saint Thomas Hickman
  • Ascension Saint Thomas Highlands
  • Ascension Saint Thomas River Park
  • Ascension Saint Thomas Stones River
  • Ascension Saint Thomas Three Rivers
  • Ascension Medical Group



9k=The practice of medicine in the 21st century encompasses a unique set of challenges. Rapidly advancing technology,innovative discoveries, and a steady stream of research influences the practice of health care on a daily basis. Ascension Saint Thomas, in partnership with the Linda & Mike Curb Institute for Advanced Medical Education, is committed to providing the tools necessary to allow healthcare providers to meet the demands of the 21st century. A state of the art complex sets the stage for interactive learning and a robust suite of online tools allows for collaboration and learning on the go for numerous disciplines. Our series of live conferences and online continuing education courses enable physicians to pursue lifelong learning and maintain the highest level of care for patients.