Program Description: 

Accreditation Statement
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians
 
Designation of Credit 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 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: 
  • Physicians
Learning objectives: 

  

 

Multifaceted Care for Venous Thromboembolism

Patient care and Systems Based Practice: Identify tools for caring for patients with venous thromboembolism

Implementation of the I/O's: One Year of Experience

Understand how to synthesize literature and other data to improve a process

Identify work-related systems that impact physician well-being

Indications for and implant of Watchman left atrial appendage occluder 

Appreciate the risks and benefits of Watchman left atrial appendage occluder including the reduction of ischemic stroke risk

Understand which patients are candidates for Watchman left atrial appendage occlude and which patients are not candidates for Watchman left atrial appendage occlude, including which available clinical trials at Froedtert&MCW

Provide details on how to refer a patient for Watchman left atrial appendage occluder

Faculty & credentials: 

Speaker(s):

Lisa M. Baumann Kreuziger, M.D., M.S.
Medical Director, Versiti
Associate Investigator
Blood Research Institute
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Hematology and Oncology
Medical College of Wisconsin
Multifaceted Care for Venous Thromboembolism

Kathlyn E. Fletcher, MD MA
Professor of Medicine 
Medical College of Wisconsin and the Milwaukee VAMC 
Program Director, MCW Internal Medicine Residency 
GME Pillar Co-Director, Kern Institute 
Implementation of the I/O's: One Year of Experience

Joshua A. Meskin, M.D., F.A.C.C.
Vice Chair of Ambulatory Operations, Department of Medicine
Associate Professor of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiovascular Medicine and of Physiology
Medical College of Wisconsin
Indications for and implant of Watchman left atrial appendage occluder 

 

 

In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
 
  • Lisa Baumann Kreuziger, MD
  • Kathlyn Fletcher, MD MA
  • Joshua Meskin, MD

In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. These relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.

 

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Contact

Name: 
Kathy A Rafel
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-0531
Session date: 
Friday, September 10, 2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Location: 
Virtual Meeting
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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