Program Description: 

The series is intended to showcase various expertise of the MCW Emergency Medicine faculty and additionally includes regional and national EM expert presenters.  The faculty Grand Rounds speakers are asked to present topics that are cutting edge and  backed by research and scholarship in the field.  The attendees are able to gain knowledge that is applicable to their daily Emergency medicine practice and allow them to provide higher quality care for their patients.

Key wordsEmergency Medicine, critical care, ultrasound, acute care 

Target audience: 
  • Physicians
  • Physician Assistant
Learning objectives: 

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


  • Anchoring bias: when you latch on to one piece of information too much in your diagnostic reasoning
  • Posterior probability bias: when you're more likely to land on a diagnosis that you've seen recently
  • System 1 thinking is quick but falliable.  system 2 thinking is timely but accurate
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:

Kathleen Williams, MD


Thomas Grawey, DO 

Assistant Professor - Division of EMS Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin

EMS Medical Director - Gateway Technical College
Medical Director - City of Kenosha Fire Department

Associate Program Director - EMS Medicine Fellowship, Medical College of Wisconsin


Janice Hinze
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-1173
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: 
10/27/2022 - 11:00am to 12:00pm CDT
Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Rd
Milwaukee, 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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