Continuing Education

Academy for Continuing Education and Lifelong Learning (AcCELL)

Tim Raderstorf
Instructor of Clinical Practice; Chief Innovation Officer


Welcome to AcCELL, the Academy for Continuing Education and Lifelong Learning at The Ohio State University College of Nursing! We are passionate about providing innovative, evidence-based continuing education and lifelong learning opportunities for professional nurses and other health professionals that will enhance knowledge and advance nursing and healthcare. We do that by:

  • Supporting the dissemination of evidence-based practice knowledge and competencies
  • Enhancing understanding of transformational trends in nursing and healthcare, including wellness and performance
  • Enhancing knowledge about and development of innovative leadership approaches in healthcare environments
  • Addressing pharmacology learning needs of advanced practice nurses

Our programs are planned and provided by members of our faculty as well as other experts in healthcare and organizational behavior. Programs include conferences, workshops, and online education targeted to health professionals, particularly professional nurses, advanced practice nurses, and preceptors in our local, state, and regional areas.

Please visit our site periodically to see the latest online educational offerings and upcoming conferences and workshops.

We are very interested in your feedback, so if you have suggestions for future programs, please contact us.


AcCELL provides excellent continuing education to nursing and other health professionals in local, state and regional markets. AcCELL offers conferences, workshops and online continuing education courses on a variety of healthcare topics.


AcCELL will be recognized locally, statewide and regionally as an outstanding provider of innovative, evidence-based lifelong learning for nursing and other healthcare disciplines.


The Ohio State University College of Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.


View our Academy Calendar to see what activities are currently offered.