The UNC Cancer Network offers FREE continuing education credits (CME, CNE, ACPE, and ASRT) for oncology professionals. We recruit UNC faculty and other oncology professionals to deliver lectures on the latest treatments, clinical trials, and supportive services available to North Carolina cancer patients.

Medical and Surgical Oncology Courses

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Our Medical and Surgical Oncology courses offer FREE continuing education credits.

These courses are intended for oncologists, hematologists, surgeons, advanced practice nurses, physician assistants, researchers, pharmacists, and/or those professionals who provide care to patients with cancer on a regular basis.

The Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures cover the spectrum of cancer theory, cutting-edge cancer care, and research.

FREE Continuing Education Credits

Upon successful completion of the requirements, most courses offer

  • 1.0 CME contact hour from the UNC School of Medicine
  • 1.0 American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) contact hour (CNE) from the UNC School of Nursing
  • 1.0 ACPE contact hour from the UNC School of Pharmacy (on select lectures/courses)
  • 1.0 Category A credit from the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT)
  • a general certificate of completion
Where to Find these Courses
Live Lectures

Our schedule of Live Lectures with continuing education credits can be found under the Professional Events tab.

Self-Paced, Online Courses

All of our Self-Paced, Online Courses can be found on our Learning Portal under Medical and Surgical Oncology Courses.

Video Libraries

Past lectures can be viewed in our MediaSite Recorded Video Library and on YouTube. Please note that these recordings are NOT eligible for continuing education credit.

RN and Allied Health Courses

Our RN and Allied Health courses offer FREE continuing education credits.

These courses focus on putting theory into practice for those responsible for the direct care of cancer patients (nurses, advanced practice nurses, pharmacists, radiology and radiation oncology technicians, social workers, dietitians, physical therapists, speech therapists, etc.).

The RN and Allied Health lectures equip nurses and allied health professionals with tools they need to be successful when caring for cancer patients.

FREE Continuing Education Credits

Upon successful completion of the requirements, most courses offer

  • 1.0 CME contact hour from the UNC School of Medicine
  • 1.0 American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) contact hour (CNE) from the UNC School of Nursing
  • 1.0 ACPE contact hour from the UNC School of Pharmacy (on select lectures/courses)
  • 1.0 Category A credit from the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT)
  • a general certificate of completion
Where to Find these Courses
Live Lectures

Our schedule of Live Lectures can be found under the Professional Events tab.

Self-Paced, Online Courses

All of our Self-Paced, Online Courses can be found on our Learning Portal under RN and Allied Health Courses.

Video Libraries

Past lectures can be viewed in our MediaSite Recorded Video Library and on YouTube. Please note that these recordings are NOT eligible for continuing education credit.

NC Community College Oncology Courses

Our North Carolina Community College Oncology courses offer FREE certificates of participation.

These courses are designed for students enrolled in health sciences programs and the community colleges across the state of North Carolina.

The North Carolina Community College lectures provide opportunities for students to become more familiar with strategies necessary for caring for cancer patients with the goal of improving cancer care and elevating interest in and awareness of oncology-related professions.

FREE Certificates of Participation

Upon successful completion of the requirements, all courses offer

  • a general certificate of completion
Where to Find these Courses
Live Lectures

Our schedule of Live Lectures can be found under the Professional Events tab.

Self-Paced, Online Courses

All of our Self-Paced, Online Courses can be found on our Learning Portal under Community College Oncology Courses.

Video Libraries

Past lectures can be viewed in our MediaSite Recorded Video Library and on YouTube. Please note that these recordings are NOT eligible for general participation certificates.