Program Description: 
Department of Medicine Grand Rounds is a weekly conference during the academic year to highlight updates and changes to best practices of internal medicine and medicine subspecialties. Attendees will learn updated medical knowledge and new programs to provide evidence-based practice and improve patient care.
Key Words: Evidence-based practice, Internal medicine and subspecialties, New programs
Target audience: 
  • Physician
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician Assistant
  • Nurse
  • Pharmacist
  • Psychologist
  • Social Worker
Learning objectives: 

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

Articulate effectively the dimensions of the challenges upcoming in eldercare

Explain why the larger context of health care has organized long-term care ineffectively and has financed it inefficiently, and to explain how to proceed in correcting these deficiencies

Speak truth to powerful people in health care, politics, public health, and advocacy and professional organizations

    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.


    Clinical Professor

    Health Care Sciences and Medicine

    George Washington University

    Director, Center for Elder Care and Advanced Illness

    Altarum Institute

    Washington, DC


    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.



    Kathy A Rafel
    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.



    Session date: 
    10/07/2022 - 8:00am to 9:00am CDT
    United States
    • 1.00 Hours of Participation
      Hours of Participation credit.

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