The 49th Annual Winter Refresher Course for Family Medicine

Waukesha, WI US
January 30, 2019 to February 1, 2019

The 49th Annual Winter Refresher Course for Family Medicine
January 30-February 1, 2019

January 29, 2019 - Weather Conditions - The conference will still be held. Please stay safe and warm in the upcoming days.

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

To view the programming schedule and conference brochure see "Additional Information" near the bottom of page.

Syllabus
Syallbus material is located below-at the bottom of this page under "additional information." Presentations that are highlighted in blue are in pdf. (Others will be posted when received. Please check back for those.) You may download the presentations that may be of interest to you onto your own laptop or similiar device/to print out before you arrive at the conference. No hard copy handouts will be provided.
 

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

Fees: 
Physicians$495
Active Preceptors$425
PA/NP/Resident/Fellow/Inactive or Retired Physicians$425
Optional Workshop: Dementia Management+$20*
Daily Registration$260/day

REGISTRATION FEES WILL BE DISCOUNTED BY $50 WHEN PAID ON OR BEFORE JANUARY 3, 2019.

To register for this course click on one of the options below:

January 30-February 1, 2019 (Wednesday - Friday)

Full Course

January 30, 2019

Wednesday

January 31, 2019

Thursday

February 1, 2019

Friday


 

*Optional Workshop: +$20 with paid registration

All registrations will be assessed a $17 non-refundable processing fee.
Registration fee includes course materials, breakfast, lunch, refreshments and continuing education credits.

Please note! The billing address entered upon checkout must match the billing address on the credit card you will be using to pay for this course. MCW accepts MasterCard, VISA and Discover.

If registering for the Full Course, choose ONLY the Full Course option. The single date options are for those participants registering for individual days.

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 3, 2019. 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
Additional information
AttachmentSize
WRC_2019_Programming_1_15_1917.63 KB
10 Doors Which Do I Open First Larry Duenk, MD - OK to download-but please do not look at these before the session.265.13 KB
Brochure Winter Refresher Course 2019479.82 KB
Breast Cancer Update - Amanda Kong, MD 1.2 MB
Childhood Obesity and the Role of the Primary Care Provider - Denise Kilway, DNP, RN, APNP421.42 KB
Common CBC Abnormalities Peter Johnson MD 163.19 KB
COPD Update - Jay Balachandran, MD 528.85 KB
Dementia Management - Caregiver Conversations and Resources - Kathryn Denson, MD et al1.3 MB
Diagnosis and Management of PCOS - Beth Lalande, MD 742.84 KB
Diagnostic Testing in Patients with Stable Chest Pain - Joshua Meskin, MD732.67 KB
Evidence-Based Preoperative Evaluation - Kurt Pfeifer, MD, FACP747.88 KB
HPV Related Head and Neck Cancer - Bruce Campbell, MD 1.02 MB
Infectious Disease Pearls - Joyce Sanchez, MD 282.32 KB
InfoPOEMS John Hickner, MD, MS & Gary Ferenchick, MD, MS804.92 KB
InfoPOEMS WRC 2019 Drs Hickner and Ferenchick Speaker Slides1.26 MB
Liver Tests: How to Utilize Them - Jose Franco, MD 301.38 KB
Low T (Fake News?) - Ty Carroll, MD 420.52 KB
Management of Chronic Wounds: Medical and Surgical Best Practices Theodore MacKinney, MD, MPH et al2.16 MB
Medication Selection for Depression: Picking the Best Treatment Option - Kimberly Stoner, MD 161.34 KB
Neck and Shoulder Pain: Evaluation and Treatment - Diane Braza, MD 1.7 MB
New Practice Defining Drugs in Primary Care - Michael Nagy, PharmD & Rachel Kavanaugh, PharmD351.96 KB
New-ish Diabetes Medications - Brent Jones, MD 1.02 MB
Optimizing Heart Health The ABC s of Primary Prevention Joshua Liberman, MD873.46 KB
Pediatric Potpourri Ryan Scheper, MD813.37 KB
Pulmonary Hypertension for the Primary Care Provider - Kenneth Presberg, MD1.45 MB
Therapeutic Potential of the Marijuana-Derived Cannabinoids THC and CBD - Cecilia J. Hillard, PhD439.22 KB
Update for Primary Care on Upper Extremity Orthopedics - Amin Afsari, DO552.21 KB
Updates in Hormone Replacement Therapy Guidelines - Jenna Sarvaideo, DO1.23 MB
Updates in Travel Medicine - Joyce Sanchez, MD 1.71 MB

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Mary Ellen Radjenovich
Phone Number: 
+1 (414) 955-8189
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 15.75 AAFP
    AAFP credit.
  • 16.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 16.50 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
Course opens: 
10/18/2018
Course expires: 
03/29/2019
Event starts: 
01/30/2019 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
02/01/2019 - 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 10, 2019 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 10, 2019

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 49th Annual Winter Refresher Course for Family Medicine, with a beginning date of 01/30/2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 15.75 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

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

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
10/18/2018
Course expires: 
03/29/2019
 
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REGISTRATION FEES WILL BE DISCOUNTED BY $50 WHEN PAID ON OR BEFORE JANUARY 3, 2019.

Fees: 
Physicians$495
Active Preceptors$425
PA/NP/Resident/Fellow/Inactive or Retired Physicians$425
Optional Workshop: Dementia Management+$20*
Daily Registration$260/day

*Optional Workshop: +$20 with paid registration

All registrations will be assessed a $17 non-refundable processing fee.
Registration fee includes course materials, breakfast, lunch, refreshments and continuing education credits.

Please note! The billing address entered upon checkout must match the billing address on the credit card you will be using to pay for this course. MCW accepts MasterCard, VISA and Discover.

If registering for the Full Course, choose ONLY the Full Course option. The single date options are for those participants registering for individual days.


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 3, 2019. No refunds will be granted after that date. Fees will not be refunded for no-shows.