The 48th Annual Winter Refresher Course for Family Medicine

Waukesha, WI US
January 31, 2018 to February 2, 2018

The 48th Annual Winter Refresher Course for Family Medicine
January 31-February 2, 2018

LOCATION
Milwaukee Marriott West
W231 N1600 Corporate Court
Waukesha, WI  53186

View program brochure (pdf)

Syllabus
Will be provided in early January 2018. Please check back.

About the Conference: The Winter Refresher Course (WRC) for Family Medicine is a regional conference presented in the metropolitan area of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Typically attracting more than 200 family practitioners, FP physician assistants, FP nurse practitioners and FP residents, the WRC is sponsored by the Department of Family Medicine.

Exhibitors
If you would like to exhibit at the Winter Refresher Course, please contact Karen Krause at 414-955-8696 or kkrause@mcw.edu. The Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Family & Community Medicine appreciates the support provided by our exhibitors.

Questions?
Contact
Mary Ellen Radjenovich
Conference Coordinator - meradjen@mcw.edu 414-955-8189
Karen Krause
Exhibitor Coordinator - kkrause@mcw.edu 414-955-8696

PLEASE NOTE:
Knowledge Self Assessment (KSA) Session (formerly SAM)
Preventative Care  Karina Atwell, MD, MPH
Will be held on Tuesday, January 30, 2018 from 3:30 - 8:00 pm
Registration to open in early December and must be made through the WAFP at https://www.wafp.org/workforce/professional-development/maintenance-of-certification 

WAFP members.................................................................... $125
Non-WAFP members ............................................................ $250

Course Registration:
Physicians: $495.00
Active Preceptors: $425.00
PA/NP/Resident/Fellow/Inactive or Retired Physicians: $425.00
Individual Day: $260.00

REGISTER

January 31-February 2, 2018 (Wednesday - Friday)

Full Course

January 31, 2018

Wednesday

February 1, 2018

Thursday

February 2, 2018

Friday


 

Registration fees are discounted by $50 when paid on or before January 5, 2018
*Does not apply for KSA registration.

Please Note: All registrations will be assessed a $17 non-refundable processing fee.

Optional Workshops
There is a nominal fee of $20 for each workshop with your paid registration.
Pre-registration is required for ALL workshops.

#1 Workshop:Casting and Splinting1/31/18 -  morning session
#2 Workshop:Medication Conversations to Reduct Falls in Geriatric Patients1/31/18 - afternoons session
#3 Workshop:Optimizing Health Outcomes through Using Quality Metrics and Getting Paid for it2/1/18 - morning session
#4 Workshop:Wound Care: Hands on Assessment2/1/18 - afternoon session

Refund Policy
All refunds are subject to a non-refundable $100 processing fee. To receive a tuition refund, send notice of cancellation in writing before January 5, 2018. No refunds will be granted after that date. Fees will not be refunded for no-shows.

Target Audience

Who Should Attend
This program is designed for family physicians as well as nurse practitioners, physician and assistants and other primary care physicians who practice in a variety of settings including the hospital, nursing home, and office.

Learning Objectives

The WRC will:

  1. Apply clinical updates for primary care providers in areas of general preventive and adult medicine, pediatrics, and geriatrics.
  2. Effectively work in teams for problem solving and goal achievement
  3. Present evidence-based updates designed to improve primary care practice systems and policies
  4. Enhance inter-professional collaboration
  5. Practice hands on skill development in a variety of optional workshops
Additional information

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Mary Ellen Radjenovich
Phone Number: 
+1 (414) 955-8189
Course summary
Course opens: 
10/19/2017
Course expires: 
03/30/2018
Event starts: 
01/31/2018 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
02/02/2018 - 12:15pm
Cost:
$0.00
Milwaukee Marriott West
W231 N1600 Corporate Court
Waukesha, WI 53186
United States

Milwaukee Marriott West
W231 N1600 Corporate Court, Waukesha, WI  53186

Please call Milwaukee Marriott West @ 262-574-0888 or 800-228-9290 to receive the reduced rate. A block of rooms will be reserved for registrants until January 9, 2018 at a special rate of $119, plus tax, per night. If conference attendance exceeds expectations, rooms in the conference block may be sold out prior to January 9, 2018

On Line Hotel Reservations click here

Program Organizers
MCW Department of Family & Community Medicine

Course Planning Committee
Adam Blackwell, MD, Program Director, Ascension | Columbia St. Mary's
Erin O'Tool, MD, Program Director, Ascension | Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare
Julie Staskunas, CS-FNP, MSN, Ascension | Wheaton Franciscan Medical Group
Alan K. David, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Family & Community Medicine
Mary Ellen Radjenovich, Conference Coordinator
Karen Krause-Fromm, Exhibit Coordinator

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 16.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. 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 16.50 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

AAFP Accreditation:
This Live activity, The 48th Annual Winter Refresher Course for Family Medicine, with a beginning date of 01/31/2018, has been reveiwed and is acceptable for up to 16.25 Prescribed credits(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 

Available Credit

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
10/19/2017
Course expires: 
03/30/2018
 
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