Full Course: The 38th Forum for Behavioral Science in Family Medicine (9/13-16/17)

Chicago, IL US
September 13, 2017 to September 16, 2017

This year's theme is:  The Patient's Voice

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View Program Brochure here (pdf)

View Program Abstracts here (pdf)

The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Physicians – The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 21.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Allied Health Professionals – The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 21.00 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Psychologists – The Medical College of Wisconsin is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Medical College of Wisconsin maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
This activity contains content or processes that may be potentially stressful.

Social Workers – The Medical College of Wisconsin is registered with the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation as a Continuing Education Sponsor for social workers (License No. 159-000664).

Family Practice Physicians - This Live activity, The 38th Forum for Behavioral Science in Family Medicine, with a beginning date of 09/13/2017, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to  21.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Register by August 14, 2017 and receive early bird pricing

$450 – Full Course registration  by 8/14/17
$480 – Full Course registration after 8/14/17

$230 Resident, Medical Student, Graduate Student, or Fellow –
Full Course registration by 8/14/17
$270 Resident, Medical Student, Graduate Student, or Fellow –
Full Course registration after 8/14/17

All registrations includes course materials, breakfast, lunch, refreshments and continuing education credits. (If unable to attend, 50% of the fee paid will be refunded if written notification is postmarked by 8/14/17.  There will be no refunds after this date.)

Please note that there is a $15 non-refundable processing fee for all registrations.

IF PAYING BY CHECK, Make check payable to: Medical College of Wisconsin
and forward to:
Mary Ellen Radjenovich

Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Road

Milwaukee, WI  53226-0509

Target Audience

Physicians, behavioral scientists/coordinators and allied health professionals in medical education.

Learning Objectives

  • After attending sessions and workshops which describe effective teaching strategies and educational interventions, attendees will be able to plan, provide and/or evaluate effective educational interventions for behavioral science training in graduate medical education settings and for clinical practice for primary care settings
  • By attending clinical practice updates and other sessions focused on common psychiatric and health problems seen in primary care, attendee will be able to apply up to date evidence-based research to support clinical interventions in their clinical settings.
  • When dealing with issues of patient satisfaction, the patient’s experience of illness, and any concerns about patient safety, the attendee will be prepared to elicit and understand the patient’s perspective about their health care.
Additional information

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Mary Ellen Radjenovich
Phone Number: 
+1 (414) 955-8189
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 21.00 AAFP
    AAFP credit.
  • 21.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 21.00 APA
    APA credit.
  • 21.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
09/13/2017 - 3:30pm
Event ends: 
09/16/2017 - 11:30am
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Chicago - Magnificent Mile
300 E. Ohio Street
Chicago, IL 60611
United States

DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago - Magnificent Mile
300 East Ohio Street
Chicago IL 60611

(Click here for reservations)  OR visit: http://tinyurl.com/DoubleTreeForum2017

A block of rooms is reserved for registrants until August 22, 2017, at a special rate of $199 plus tax, per night. If conference attendance exceeds expectations, rooms in the conference block may be sold out prior to this date. Please make your reservations early.

Call-in Reservations
You may call the hotel directly from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Mon-Fri at (312) 787-6100 to make reservations, or call central reservations, 24 hours, 7 days a week, at 1 (800) 222-8733. Please mention either the group code, or group name below in order to receive our rate.

Group Code: FBS
Group Name: The 38th Forum of Behavioral Science in Family Medicine

(the grant writing workshop, registrations have been closed)

This year The Forum is offering an optional workshop "Grant Writing Workshop with a Focus on Behavioral Science and Primary Care" on Thursday, September 14, 2017 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. This workshop is complementary however registration is required as seating is limited. If you are interested in attending the Grant Writing Workshop, please be sure that you register at check-out.

Chloe Ackerman, PsyD;  Barbara Ackerman, LCSW;  Christopher Adiletta, MD;  Claudia Allen, PhD, JD;  Angelica Alonso, BS;  Amanda Aninwene, MD;  Angela Antonikowski, PhD;  Melissa Arthur, PhD, LMFT, LCSW;  Jennifer Ayres, PhD;  Jennifer Ayres, PhD;  Macaran Baird, MD, MS;  Elizabeth Banks, PhD, LMFT;  Stefen Barton, MD;  Allison Bickett, MS;  Allison Bickett, MS;  Thomas Bishop, PsyD;  Michael Bloom, PhD;  Sara Bodenhamer, DO;  Richard Brandt-Kreutz, MA, MSW; Kevin Brazill, DO, MS;  Jay Brieler, MD;  Alicia Brooks, MD, MD;  James Brunson, LAMFT;  Angela Buffington, PhD, LP,  ABPP-CP;  Amberly Burger, MD;  Gordon Bush, PhD;  Dennis Butler, PhD;  Amber Cadick, PhD, HSPP;  Amber Cadick, PhD, HSPP;  Shelly Capps, MD;  David J Casey, MSW, CSWA, CADC II;  Lee Chambliss, MD;  Leanne Chrisman-Khawam, MD, MEd;  Beverlee Ciccone, PhD;  Bonnie Cole Gifford, JD, LMFT;  Bethany Crawley, JD, RYT;  Robert Cushman, MD;  Anne Daly, MS, RDN, BC-ADM, CDE;  Christine Danner, PhD, LP;  e-Patient Dave deBronkart;  Emilee Delbridge, PhD, LMFT;  Melissa DeNomie, MS;  Mark Dixon, PhD, LCSW;  Christina Durcholtz, MD;  Wendi El-Amin, MD;  Kristie Espinal, MEd;  Lindsay Fazio, PhD;  Richard Feldman, MD;  Daniel Felix, PhD, LMFT;  Scott Fields, PhD;  Dominique Fons, MD;  Katie Fortenberry, PhD;  Kathryn Fraser, PhD:  John Freedy, MD, PhD;  Coral Gaffney, PsyD;  Randy Gallamore, MA;  Camille Garrison, MD;  Zapata Geny, PsyD;  Limor Gildenblatt, PhD, LCSW;  Keesha Goodnow, BAE;  Aaron Grace, PsyD;  Chelsea Gray, DO; Marc Gunderson, MD;  Daniel Hargraves, MSW;  Jennifer Harsh, PhD;  Jessica Hauser, PhD;  Christopher Haymaker, PhD;  Amber Hewitt, PsyD;  Marchion Hinton, PhD;  Sabrina Hofmeister, DO;  Miranda Huffman, MD., MEd;  Christine Jacobs, MD;  Nadeen Jamil, MD;  Melissa Jefferis, MD;  William Johnson, MD;  Brian Johnston, PGY-2;  Kyle Jones, MD;  Michelle Kane, PsyD;  Michelle Kane, PsyD;  Andrea Karsh, LCSW, BCD;  Karen Kersting, PhD;  Cynthia Kim, LCSW-R;  Susan King, MSW. LCSW;  Heather Kirkpatrick, PhD;  David Klehm, MD;  Elizabeth Lawrence, MD;  Kaitlin Leckie, PhD, LMFT;  Wendy Linderholm, PhD;  Julianne Lucco, MD;  Maria Mahmoodi, MD, FAAFP;  Geraldine Malana, MD;  Gail Marion, PA, PhD;  Suzanne Marnocha, PhD, RN, MSN, CCRN (ret);  Mark Marnocha, MS; PhD;  Heather Martens, PsyD;  Matthew Martin, PhD, LMFT;  Jacqueline Maxwell, PsyD., HSPP;  Nicole McGuire, DHSc, MS, RRT, CNP;  Patricia McGuire, MD;  Veneshia McKinney, MD;  Megan Meade-Higgens, PsyD;  James Mercuri, LCSW;  Elise Morris, MD;  Jeff Morzinski, PhD;  John Muench, MD; M.P.H;  Ashley Munroe, PGY-3;  Heidi Musgrave, PhD;  Linda Myerholtz, PhD;  Karen Nelson, MD;  David Nelson, PhD, MS;  Nancy Newman, MD;  Erin O'Connor, PhD;  Lauren Ostarello, MS;  Julie Owen, MD;  Oliver Oyama, PhD, PA-C;  Nancy Pandhi, MD MPH PhD;  Brian Park, MD, MPH;  Lauren Penwell-Waines, PhD;  Phillip Phelps, LCSW;  Amy Polsinello, MD;  Rebecca Rdesinski, MPH;  Stephanie Richers, LCSW;  Julie Rickert, PsyD;  Jeffrey Ring, PhD;  Jennifer Robohm, PhD;  Rosellen Roche, PhD, MD;  Jeffrey Rosenblatt, MD; Valerie Ross, MS; Leslie Ruffalo, PhD, MS;  Jim Sanders, MD, MPH;  Osman Sanyer, MD;  Sandra Sauereisen, MD, MPH;  Gregory Sazima MD;  Rebekah Schiefer, MSW LCSW;  Megan Schmidt, BS, RD;  Jim Schmidt, LISW;  Deborah Schultz, MD;  Thomas Seaver, BS;  Michelle Sherman, PhD LP;  Theodore Siedlecki, PhD;  Lynn Simons, PsyD; Max Solano, MD, MSc.;  Timothy Spruill, M.A., EdD;  Laura Sudano, PhD, LMFT;  Laura Sudano, PhD, LMFT;  Mary Talen, PhD;  Deborah Taylor, PhD;  Anatol Tolchinsky, PhD;  Jeanine Turner, PhD, PhD;  Sonja Van Hala, MD, MPH;  Terri Wall, PhD;  Annmarie Walsh, DO;  Colleen Warnesky, PsyD;  Stephen Warnick, MD;  Roberta Weintraut, MD;  Karen Welch, MD, ABFM;  Erin Westfall, DO;  Christopher White, MD, JD, MHA;  Christina Wichman, DO;  Cherilyn Wicks, MD;  A. Alicia Williams, MA, CSAC; Sundonia Williams, PhD, BCD, LCSW;  Ande Williams, MS;  Aaron Winder, RN, BSN;  Nick Yaghmour, MPP;  Syed Zaidi, MD;  Anthony Zamudio, PhD;  Laci Zawilinski, PhD;  Max Zubatsky, PhD, LMFT; Natha Ferda, MD;  Colin Kluender; Brian Wexler, PhD; Alexander Brown, PhD; 

In accordance with the ACCME® standards for Commercial Support Number 6, all in control of content disclosed any relevant financial relationships. These relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved:

Name                                       Company                 Role with Company
Jeffrey Ring, PhD                Merck Pharmaceuticals         Speaker
Keesha Goodnow, BAE       HRSA Grant Support             Program Coordinator
Christopher White, MD, JD  HRSA Grant Support             Co-Investigator
Daniel Hargraves, MSW       MedTAPP Grant Support       Project Manager
Colin Kluender                     UW-Madison DFCM              Speaker


Available Credit

  • 21.00 AAFP
    AAFP credit.
  • 21.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 21.00 APA
    APA credit.
  • 21.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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