Program Description: 

The Kern Institute Community & Institutional Engagement Pillar diligently works throughout the year to research and recruit world leaders in medical education to present Kern Grand Rounds at the Medical College of Wisconsin. The team proudly presents a monthly guest lecturer during the academic year whose area of expertise falls within the Triple Aim of Medical Education: Character, Caring, and Competence.

Target audience: 
  • Physicians 
  • Nurses 
  • Physician Assistants 
  • Nurse Practitioners 
  • Pharmacists 
  • Psychologists 
Learning objectives: 

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

  • Seek to identify groups that are particularly at risk.
  • Propose strategies to mitigate the effects of COVID on women and working parents.
  • Consider the future of gender equity in a post-pandemic world.
Faculty & credentials: 

In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

  • Christopher Davis, MD
  • Elizabeth Ellinas, MD
  • Jose Franco, MD


Elizabeth Ellinas, MD
Director of the MCW Center for the Advancement of Women in Science and Medicine (AWSM)
Associate Dean for Women's Leadership
Professor of Anesthesiology
Medical College of Wisconsin 

In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. These relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.



Joan Weiss
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-4980

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 1.0 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 Care 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: 
01/21/2021 - 9:00am to 10:00am CST
Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Rd
Virtual Meeting via Zoom, Suite M1990
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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