The 30th Annual Update in Primary Care

The purpose of this meeting is to provide attendees with clinically relevant information about the rapidly changing updates and clinical practice guidelines and has been designed to update regional primary care providers on advances in a variety of internal medicine topics with a dual focus on improving their own clinical practice and highlighting the referral expertise of The Medical College of Wisconsin. Each morning opens with a one-hour featured speaker from various MCW clinical departments followed by five speakers from the Division of General Intenal Medicine, in addition to optional noon workshops.

We want to share our specialized medical knowledge to increase the quality of practice by community physicians and to make them aware of when they should contact an academic medical center for specialized care of their patients.

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 13.75 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals. 

Discounts:
Register for this course through August 14, 2017 and receive a $30 discount. After August 14th the registration fee will be $374.00.

Cancellations:
Withdrawals must be made in writing and postmarked 14 or more business days before the start of the course to receive a full refund; cancellations received less than 14 business days before the course begins will be refunded at 50% of the total registration fee. All cancellations are subject to a $35 cancellation fee. There will be no refunds after October 5, 2017.

Registration fees include: course materials in the form of a flash drive, course credits, continental breakfasts, refreshment breaks and welcome reception on Thursday evening.

Please note that there is a $15.00 non-refundable processing fee for all registrations.

IF PAYING BY CHECK, MAKE CHECK PAYABLE TO: The Medical College of Wisconsin
AND FORWARD TO:

Becky Houghten, Division of General Internal Medicine
Froedtert & The Medical College of Wisconsin Clinical Cancer Center 5th Fl
9200 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53226 

For questions contact Becky Houghten at (414) 805-0826 or by email rhoughten@mcw.edu

Course details

Target audience

Primary care physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and allied health care professionals.

Learning objectives

  • Provide the latest information on current issues concerning primary care
  • Provide clinically relevant information to enhance diagnostic and therapeutic skills in the primary care setting
  • Increase understanding of disease processes that require subspecialists' expertise and management
  • Review current recommendations that improve the quality and safety of care provided by primary care physicians in the hospital setting

Location

The Landmark Resort in Door County
4929 Landmark Drive
Egg Harbor, WI 54209
United States

Faculty & credentials

Theresa Maatman, MD ~ Course Co-Director
Michael Bonner, MS ~ Course Co-Director

Leonard E. Egede, MD, MS  ~ Planning Committee

The Medical College of Wisconsin featured presenters:
Leonard E. Egede, MD, MS
Amy Guise, MD
Darren Ballard, MD

The Medical College of Wisconsin General Internal Medicine presenters:
Kurt Pfefer, MD, FACP, SFHM
Carlos Mendez, MD, FACP
Doug Levine, MD
Alice Ching, MD

Theodore MacKinney, MD, MPH
Jeff Jackson, MD, MPH
Janak Wagle, MD
Kory Koerner, MD, FACP

Cecelia Scholcoff, MD
J. Njeri Wainaina, MD, FACP
Brian Hilgeman, MD, AAHIVS

Kathlyn Fletcher, MD, MA
Amalia Wegner, MD
Annie Lakatos, ANP-BC
Jeffrey Whittle, MD, MPH

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose.

30th Annual Update in Primary Care Brochure

ABMS Core Competencies: 
Professionalism
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
Hotel Information: 

The Landmark Resort is situated on the picturesque peninsula known as Door County in the northeast corner of the beautiful state of Wisconsin. Centrally located on the northern peninsula, it is only minutes away from the charming village of Egg Harbor and all other activities and attractions Door County has to offer. For more information, please call (800) 273-7877 or visit their website at www.thelandmarkresort.com.

Lodging:
To arrange for lodging, please contact the Landmark Resort before August 22, 2017 at (800) 273-7877. Any rooms not reserved prior to this date will be released and hotel arrangements will be made solely on a space-available basis. The facility accomodates all participants with disabilities. Please contact the Landmark Resort if you have special needs so they can further assist you.

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name:: 
Becky Houghten
Phone Number:: 
+1 (414) 805-0826
Email:: 
GIM-CME@mcw.edu
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