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Wendy Hamilton
School Health Program Manager
Phone: (907) 465-2768

Continuing Education

Continuing Education

1.  UAA Professional Development (Academic Credit)

University of Alaska Anchorage Professional Development Course academic credit – (1) one credit is available through the School of Education: Professional and Continuing Education (P.A.C.E.)

  • Course name – School Health & Wellness Institute (SHWI) 2019 (EDPE 590.702)
  • Course number – 78639
  • Credit – 1
  • Cost - $104
  • Instructor – Melanie Sutton
  • Download Course Description​

In addition to registering for the conference, you must officially register with UAA. Registration will be available ONLINE only, not onsite.

Click on UAOnline from the Quick Links drop down menu at the far right on the gold banner on the UAA homepage

You will need to pay for your course through UAOnline, or in person at UAA Cashiering in the University Center, as we are no longer able to accept faxed credit card numbers.

For more information or registration instructions contact Katie Brennan at 786-1934 or ​

SPECIAL NOTE: Anchorage School District employees must also register on the Frontline website​. Course info is as follows: Teaching & Learning, HPE: EDPE 590.702 [CRN 78639], School Health & Wellness Institute (SHWI) 2019, 1 credit, Fall 2019  

For course content information contact Melanie Sutton at (907) 742-4853 or

2.  Continuing Nursing Education Units (CEU)

The Alaska Division of Public Health is an approved provider of continuing nursing education with distinction by the Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Attendees may receive up to 18.25 total contact hours, depending on the number of sessions you attend. In order to receive nursing contact hours, participants must:

  • Sign in each day at the CE (Continuing Education) table and attend at least 90% of each session.
  • Turn in the completed CE tracking and evaluation form indicating the sessions attended at the CE table.

For more information, contact:
Barbara Pennington at or (907) 269-7368.

There is no identified conflict of interest by anyone with ability to control content of this activity.