Program Description: 

The visiting professor series is designed to offer timely, current and critical education to all types of Anesthesia practitioners (faculty, ancillary staff, and residents). The visiting professor series will focus on the integration of new research/literature/techniques into the current knowledge base of the faculty and residents. Much emphasis will be given on how to integrate the information into clinical practices. Speakers are carefully selected based on the quality of the education they will provide the audience (new information/skills/techniques) and the relevance and timeliness to the field of Anesthesiology.

Key words

Value-based care, Benchmarks for clinical care, Prehabilitation and outcome, Extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation

Target audience: 
  • Physician
  • Physician (fellow/resident)
  • Medical Students
  • AP/NP
Learning objectives: 

Participants who engage in this educational intervention will be able to:

  • Acquire new and updated (relevant, evidence-based, and best practices) knowledge
  • Apply knowledge into clinical practice by promoting current anesthetic standards
  • Develop new skills and/or information that participants will be able to integrate into their clinical work that may increase quality of care, patient safety, and cost effectiveness
  • Develop how to more effectively develop (acquire/integrate) effective clinical care plans
Faculty & credentials: 

In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, Standard 3, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Activity Director:

Cynthia A Lien, MD
John P. Kampine Professor and Chair
Department of Anesthesiology
Medical College of Wisconsin

The following persons in control of content disclosed the following financial relationships which were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.













Sarah Beyler
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 805-6106
Series date: 
01/01/2022 - 6:30am CST to 12/31/2022 - 7:30am CST

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 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. 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 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Group description: 
Anesthesiology Visiting Professor Lecture Series
Series location: 
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
8915 W Connell Ave
Briggs & Stratton Auditorium
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States


Session Date
Fasting Guidelines: Challenges, Controversies, and Corroboration 01/05/2022 - 6:30am to 7:30am CST
An Overview of Where We Are Today With ECMO 03/09/2022 - 6:30am to 7:30am CST
NORA 04/06/2022 - 6:30am to 7:30am CDT
Surgical Risk and Prehabilitation 04/13/2022 - 6:30am to 7:30am CDT
Health Disparities in Perioperative Medicine 08/10/2022 - 6:30am to 7:30am CDT
Ethics in Anesthesia, with a focus on ECMO 09/07/2022 - 6:30am to 7:30am CDT
Animal Models for Postoperative Delirium: Old Mice Aren’t Humans 10/05/2022 - 6:30am to 7:30am CDT
Anesthesia for Skull Base Surgery: A Neurosurgeon’s Perspective 10/19/2022 - 6:30am to 7:30am CDT
Using Failure to Learn Better 11/02/2022 - 6:30am to 7:30am CDT
Sublingual Sufentanil in Postoperative Pain Management 11/16/2022 - 6:30am to 7:30am CST