Center for Professional Development

The Center for Professional Development at Rutgers School of Nursing offers cutting-edge continuing education opportunities for registered and advanced practice nurses, nurse faculty, and other health care professionals to meet the demands of an increasingly complex, diverse, and dynamic health care environment.

We provide individual, group, and program consultations for continuing education course development, planning, and implementation.


Center for Professional Development
Rutgers School of Nursing
Stanley S. Bergen, Jr. Building, Room 1123
65 Bergen Street
Newark, NJ 07107
Phone: (973) 972-6655
Fax: (973) 972-7904

Jeannette Manchester, DNP, RN
Assistant Professor
Director, Center for Professional Development
P: (973) 972-0645
F: (973) 972-7904

Janet LeMonnier, LSW
Consulting Communications Liaison
Center for Professional Development
P: (973) 972-6655
F: (973) 972-7904

Jointly Accredited Provider

In support of improving patient care, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the health care team.