Perinatal Regionalization Program

Perinatal Regionalization Program

As the perinatal referral center for the Middle Tennessee Region, Vanderbilt Medical Center Department of OB/GYN and the Department of Nursing Education and Professional Development are pleased to offer the following continuing education courses for 2021 and 2022.

To register for a course, please click on the date you wish to attend under the course you are interested in. You will be directed to an online form for registration. You will receive an email two weeks prior to the course with the time and location information. 

Additional 2022 dates for all courses will be coming soon.

If you have questions regarding these courses, please contact Susan Drummond at

Basic Electronic Fetal Monitoring (1/2 day course)
This course is designed for those with little or no experience in Electronic Fetal Monitoring and will cover basic terminology.

November 3, 2021

January 11, 2022

March 15, 2022

May 5, 2022

Advanced Electronic Fetal Monitoring (full day)
This course is designed for those with experience In Electronic Fetal monitoring or those who have completed the Basic EFM course.

October 19, 2021

December 2, 2021

February 15, 2022

April 27, 2022

Care of the OB Patient – Level I (full day)
Topics included in this course include obstetric admission assessment, labor management, induction and augmentation of labor, and common obstetrical emergencies.

October 14, 2021

January 19, 2022

March 30, 2022

May 10, 2022

Care of the High Risk OB Patient- Level II (full day)
Topics included in this course are preterm labor, hypertension in pregnancy, diabetes, and disseminated intravascular coagulation.

November 15, 2021

February 2, 2022

April 12, 2022

Accreditation Statement
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nursing Education and Professional Development is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Inclement Weather Policy
If Metro/Davidson county schools are closed due to weather, the class will be canceled.