14040 Kidney Stones: New Ideas On An Old Disease - 5/2/14

Mandatory for all Urology faculty and residents.

  • This is a monthly Grand Rounds to help educate our Urology Faculty, Residents, Allied Healthcare Providers, and Community Physicians.  It is designed around Urologic topics to assist in updated medical topics and care.
  • This helps to keep everyone up to date in their knowledge and performance of Urological issues. It also help to show different treatment of medical skills that show different techniques.
  • We want to improve knowledge and competencies in areas that lack everyday discussion to keep our MDs up to date with the most current treatments and techniques
  • We will evaluate our program on a monthly basis and ask our faculty for feedback on new or relevant topics that they feel is needed in our Department.


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:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Course details

Target audience

Urology Faculty
Allied Healthcare Providers
Community Physicians

Learning objectives

1.    The participant will be able to recognize different types of kidney stones and risk factors for each.

2.    The participant will be able to identify the most common preventive therapies for common stone types.

3.    The participant will become familiar with current hypotheses regarding underlying pathophysiology for kidney stone formation.


VA Matousek Auditorium - VA Medical Center
5000 W National Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53295
United States

Faculty & credentials



Role in Meeting:

Ken Jacobsohn, MD

Planning Committee

William See, MD

Planning Committee

Tammy Janik

Program Coordinator

Jeffrey Wesson, MD

Guest Speaker

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ABMS Core Competencies: 
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
Practice-based Learning and Improvement
Interpersonal and Communication Skills
Systems-based Practice

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Tammy Janik
Phone Number:: 
+1 (414) 805-0788
This activity closed on May 31st, 2014 and is no longer available for enrollments.