Houston Methodist is a nationally recognized leader in providing advanced medical education. Health care professionals receive training in their respective fields, while taking full advantage of both our location in the heart of the Texas Medical Center, the largest medical center in the world, and our academic affiliations with top-ranked Weill Cornell Medical College, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences and New York-Presbyterian Hospital. This network extends around the world to include our international partners in providing innovative health and research training programs. As part of our commitment to educate the future leaders of medicine, Houston Methodist offers grand rounds, expansive continuing medical education offerings and our MITIE or virtual hospital and surgical training center.
Continuing Medical Education
Houston Methodist’s committed to excellence in all aspects of medical education is epitomized by our extensive continuing medical education offerings. Our Office of Continuing Medical Education provides local, national and international education concentrated in areas where our clinicians and scientists have recognized excellence and our community has the greatest need.
Houston Methodist holds regularly scheduled grand rounds in a number of clinical disciplines, including neurology and neurosurgery. These one-hour sessions are open to medical staff and employees of Houston Methodist.
MITIE Virtual Hospital and Procedural Training Center
The Houston Methodist Institute of Technology, Innovation & Education (MITIESM) is an innovative virtual hospital and hands-on clinical training facility for health care professionals seeking to maintain and develop new excellent procedural skills. We improve patient safety through hands on training with experienced mentors and to conduct research on skills acquisition and technological development.
Continuing Nursing Education
Houston Methodist is committed to providing the highest quality of continuing nursing education (CNE). The CNE activities at Houston Methodist are designed to enhance professional growth and development for nursing professionals. These activities are infused with evidence-based research to help standardize nursing practices and improve patient outcomes. Learners are offered variety of formats for our courses and conferences, including in-person, virtual, and blended options.