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 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 hour of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Session date: 
Monday, March 9, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
The Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Road
HUB A1015/A1035
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: 

Bring your own beverage, lunch will be provided.

Please RSVP to Carletta Rhodes at

Brief overview:

In partnership with community organizations, the Get Rooted Project focuses on Black holistic health and traditional healing practices, care, and access in Milwaukee. This project explores storytelling and arts-based methods for health-related research with African-Americans and aims to inform socially- and culturally-responsive clinical care.

Target audience: 

Allied Health Care Professionals

Learning objectives: 
    1. Identify factors that challenge and facilitate holistic wellness access for Black/African-Americans in Milwaukee
    2. Explore the use of trauma-informed practices in health research
    3. Consider implications for primary care learning and practice
Faculty & credentials: 

Program Director: Linda Meurer, MD


Dr. Jones is a health justice geographer and holistic health practitioner. Using qualitative, participatory, and arts-based methods, she broadly studies Black geographies of health and healing. Her current research with community partners focuses on African-Americans and Afro-Latinx/Afro-Latino holistic health care seeking and practice.


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

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Melissa DeNomie
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-8867