Session date: 
Friday, October 7, 2016 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Location: 
Froedtert West Hospital
9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
1st Floor-Helfaer Auditorium
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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Program Description: 

This is a department-wide conference, with individual topics and speakers chosen by representatives on the planning committee from various subspecialty divisions as well as general internal medicine.  The specific topics are chosen by the representatives of each division, who are in this role because of their interest and expertise in education. We have surveyed the literature to identify major national practice gaps in general internists’ practices. The specific topics are identified throughout the year rather than all before the start of the year—this further allows them to be responsive to new or changing data or recommendations that come out during the year.

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.

Target audience: 

Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Allied Health Care Professionals

Learning objectives: 

Recognize the significance of historical milestones in our understanding of cystic fibrosis

Understand the pathophysiology of cystic fibrosis, and how it may impact future therapies

Know how to evaluate a patient with suspected CF

Be familiar with the current standard of care for management of CF

Recognize how emerging therapies may alter future therapies and the course of CF

Faculty & credentials: 

Michael Frank, MD, FACP - Activity Director

Professor and Vice Chair of Education

Department of Medicine

 

Daniel B. Rosenbluth, MD

Tracey C. and William J. Marshall Professor of Medicine

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Director, Adult Cystic Fibrosis Services

Medical Director, Jacqueline Maritz Lung Center

Director, Pulmonary & Critical Care Fellowship Program

Washington University

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose

    CME Coordinator Contact Information

    Name: 
    Kathy A. Rafel
    Phone number: 
    +1 (414) 805-0531