Session date: 
Friday, January 24, 2014 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Location: 
Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Medical Education Building -- Room M3077
Wauwatosa, 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: 

This educational activity is designed to improve knowledge about research methodologies and techniques for improving patient care and health outcomes. PCOR seminars are also designed to foster collaborations and give researchers a chance to present/obtain feedback regarding health services research.

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: 

Health researchers interested in population science.

Learning objectives: 

Dr. Kuester and Mr. Doers will:

  • Review the current process of patient hand-offs in the hospital setting;
  • Identify hand-offs as a potential source of decreased patient safety; and
  • Discuss current CTSI project: Feedback to Achieve Safe Sign-out Techniques
Faculty & credentials: 

Speakers:
Jessica Kuester, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of General Internal Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin

Matt Doers, BA
Second Year Medical Student (M2)
Medical College of Wisconsin

Activity Director
Siddhartha Singh, MD
Associate Chief Medical Officer, Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of General Internal Medicine
Board Certified - Internal Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin

Planning Committee Member
Faith O'Tool, BS
Program Coordinator II
Center for Patient Care & Outcomes Research (PCOR)
Medical College of Wisconsin

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CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Tammy Hosch
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-8847