Program Description: 

The series focuses on raising awareness of pediatric research, both pre-clinical and clinical child health research. The benefits include expanded awareness of current research programs and results that impact patient care.  Participants also learn about the best practices and methods relevant to implementing and publishing research studies.

Key Words:  Basic science, Clinical science, Pediatrics

Target audience: 
  • Physician
  • Nurse
Learning objectives: 

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

  • Understand current research efforts that impact child health, both on-campus and nationally
  • Learn about specific research methodologies in pediatric research
  • Gain insights in study design, research conduct, data analysis and interpretation
  • Expand knowledge of pediatric diseases and their treatments
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 Directors:

Calvin B. Williams, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Pediatrics, Microbiology and Immunology
Chief Scientific Officer, Children’s Research Institute
Section Chief, Pediatric Rheumatology
D.B. and Marjorie Reinhart Family Foundation Chair in Rheumatology

Ulrich Broeckel, MD 
Chief, Center Associate Director, Professor
Genomic Pediatrics, Pediatrics, Genomic Pediatrics


Ravit Boger, MD
Professor of Pediatrics, Microbiology, and Immunology, Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases, 
Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin
Medical Director, Infectious Diseases, Children’s Wisconsin

Ayan Kumar Ghosh, PhD 
Post-Doctoral research fellow, Department of Paediatrics/Infectious Diseases of 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.

NAME                        Company                  Role

Ulrich Broeckel, MD   RPRD Diagnostics   CEO


Debbie Moy
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 266-3010

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: 
03/25/2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm CDT
Virtual - zoom
Milwaukee, WI
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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