Nursing Excellence Program

As an ANCC Magnet® Recognized institution, Houston Methodist is committed to excellence in clinical practice, education and research by advancing the art and science of nursing worldwide.


Houston Methodist Global Health Care Services helps nurses achieve their educational goals in partnership with the Houston Methodist Center for Professional Excellence by offering this program designed to take nurses to the next level in their careers.


The Nursing Evolution Program is the premier nursing leadership program for Houston Methodist. Participants rotate in multiple specialties and participate in leadership development sessions, professional excellence courses, simulation training and more.


The program consists of observerships, nursing leadership training and a capstone Houston Methodist nursing symposium. Available symposia include:

  • Imagine Nurse Quality and Innovation Symposium: Transitioning Health Care – Individualizing Nursing Know-How: The Bedside Innovative Gateway
  • Nursing Reignited Symposium: Transforming the Profession Through Clinical Inquiry
  • Annual Neuroscience Nursing Symposium


Audience and Eligibility: Current and emerging nursing leaders. English proficiency is required.


Duration and Timing: The three-week Nursing Excellence program is offered in alignment with the Houston Methodist Continuing Nursing Education course calendar. Click here to view upcoming courses and contact Houston Methodist Global Education & Training for upcoming program dates.