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.


Target audience: 

Allied Health Care Professionals

Learning objectives: 

By the end of this activity, learners should be able to:

(1) summarize current evidence regarding patterns and predictors of new disability after surgery among older adults;

(2) describe current evidence regarding the role of preoperative geriatric assessment programs and prehabilitation for preventing disability after surgery;

(3) characterize frailty as a clinical syndrome among older surgical patients and its association with postoperative outcomes.


Faculty & credentials: 
Mark Neuman, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology & Critical Care
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

Drs. T. Ebert ,C. Lien, C. Fox

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


Chris Fox
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 805-5916

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.

Session date: 
08/02/2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm CDT
Helfaer Auditorium
9200 W. Wisconsin Ave
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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