Session date: 
Friday, August 8, 2014 - 6:30am to 7:30am
Location: 
Helfaer Auditorium
9200 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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Program Description: 

The visiting professor series is designed to offer timely, current and critical education to all types of Anesthesia practitioners 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.

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.
Target audience: 

All types of Anesthesia practitioners (faculty, ancillary staff, and residents).

Learning objectives: 

At the conclusion of the presentation, the attendee will be able to:

  1. Understand the types of adverse events that need to be disclosed
  2. Differentiate between statements of empathy and statements of apology
  3. Develop a strategy for structuring a disclosure conversation
  4. Learn the main reasons that patients sue anesthesia providers
Faculty & credentials: 

Christina Spofford, MD
University of Iowa

Drs. T. Ebert , D. Warltier,  K. Lauer, S. Dolinski, C. Fox


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

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Chris Fox
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 805-5915