Program Description: 
The educational series is designed to teach and maintain skills for emergency medicine providers for low occurrence procedures which can occur in both high and low acuity situations. Physicians will also learn how teach and supervise trainees for procedures performed in the emergency department. The focus is for hands on training and repetition to help develop psychomotor skills. Didactics will be included to supplement hands on training. Examples of topics include airway management, infrequent emergent procedures, diagnostic and procedural guided point-of-care ultrasound, and more.
Key Words: Emergency Medicine, procedures, hands-on training
Target audience: 
  • Physician
Learning objectives: 

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

  • Familiarize with preparation, equipment, and pertinent anatomy related to reviewed procedures.
  • Identify basic principles of diagnostic and therapeutic techniques used in emergency medicine in critical situations.
  • Recognize potential indications, contraindications, and responses to treatment of emergent procedures or therapeutic interventions.
  • Identify potential risk factors, complications, and strategies to manage procedural complications.
  • Improve and maintain psychomotor procedural skills that are often supervised in an academic setting or performed in a non-teaching emergency department through repetition.
  • Integrate high quality teaching during patient resuscitations and procedures into everyday workflow.
Faculty & credentials: 

Activity Directors:

William Scheels, MD
Assistant Professor

Department of Emergency Medicine

Medical College of Wisconsin-Froedtert 


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.

  • William Scheels

The following persons in control of content disclosed the following financial relationships which were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest mitigation process and addressed.




Janice Hinze
Series date: 
01/01/2023 - 6:45am CST to 12/31/2023 - 7:45am CST

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 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. 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 1.00 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Group description: 
Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Series 2023
Series location: 
Froedtert Hospital
9200 W Wisconsin Avenue
Dean Roe Auditorium
Wauwatosa, WI 53226
United States


Session Date
Introduction to Resuscitative TEE Workshop 02/14/2023 - 8:00am to 12:00pm CST
EM Faculty Airway Workshop 2023 06/21/2023 - 7:30am to 12:00pm CDT
EM Faculty Emergent Delivery Course 2023 07/12/2023 - 8:00am to 11:00am CDT
Emergency Medicine Advanced POCUS Skills Lab 11/01/2023 - 7:30am to 11:30am CDT