The 33rd Annual Update in Primary Care

Egg Harbor, WI US
October 8, 2020 to October 10, 2020

The purpose of this meeting is to provide attendees with clinically relevant information about the rapidly changing updates and clinical practice guidelines and has been designed to update regional primary care providers on advances in a variety of internal medicine topics with a dual focus on improving their own clinical practice and highlighting the referral expertise of The Medical College of Wisconsin. Each morning opens with a one-hour featured speaker from various MCW clinical departments followed by five speakers from the Division of General Intenal Medicine, in addition to optional noon workshops.

We want to share our specialized medical knowledge to increase the quality of practice by community physicians and to make them aware of when they should contact an academic medical center for specialized care of their patients.

 

Target Audience

Primary care physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and allied health care professionals.

Learning Objectives

  • Provide the latest information on current issues concerning primary care
  • Provide clinically relevant information to enhance diagnostic and therapeutic skills in the primary care setting
  • Increase understanding of disease processes that require subspecialists' expertise and management
  • Review current recommendations that improve the quality and safety of care provided by primary care physicians in the hospital setting
Additional information

Contact

Name: 
Lara Brajkovic
Phone Number: 
+1 (414) 955-0351
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 15.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 15.25 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
Course opens: 
04/06/2020
Course expires: 
01/31/2021
Event starts: 
10/08/2020 - 7:30am
Event ends: 
10/10/2020 - 12:30pm
Cost:
$16.00


 

The Landmark Resort in Door County
4929 Landmark Drive
Egg Harbor, WI 54209
United States

The Landmark Resort is situated on the picturesque peninsula known as Door County in the northeast corner of the beautiful state of Wisconsin. Centrally located on the northern peninsula, it is only minutes away from the charming village of Egg Harbor and all other activities and attractions Door County has to offer. For more information, please call (800) 273-7877 or visit their website at www.thelandmarkresort.com.

Lodging:
To arrange for lodging, please contact the Landmark Resort before August 24, 2020 at (800) 273-7877. Any rooms not reserved prior to this date will be released and hotel arrangements will be made solely on a space-available basis. The facility accommodates all participants with disabilities. Please contact the Landmark Resort if you have special needs so they can further assist you.

Theresa Maatman, MD, FACP ~ Course Co-Director
Cecilia Scholcoff, MD, MPH ~ Course Co-Director

Leonard E. Egede, MD, MS  ~ Course Planning Committee Chair

The Medical College of Wisconsin featured presenters:
James B. Gosset, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology
Thangam Venkatesan, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology 
Sakti Chakrabarti, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Department of Hematology & Oncology

The Medical College of Wisconsin General Internal Medicine presenters:

Brian Hilgeman, MD, AAHIVS, FACP, Associate Professor of Medicine

Bob Gleeson, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine (Retired), Medical Consultant, VP & Medical Director at Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance (Retired)

Jeffrey L. Jackson, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine

Christina Jensen, MSN, ANP-BC, APNP

Annie Lakatos, MSN, ANP-BC, APNP

Martin Muntz, MD, FACP, Professor of Medicine

J. Njeri Wainaina, MD, FACP, Associate Professor of Medicine

Bradley Crotty, MD, MPH, FAMIA, FACP, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Chief Digital Engagement Officer at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin

Amy Farkas, MD, MS, Assistant Professor of Medicine

Jake Decker, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine 

Evelyn Chan, MD, MS, Associate Professor of Medicine

Kimberly M. Stoner, MD, MS, FACP, Associate Professor of Medicine, Internal Medicine and Psychiatry & Behavioral Medicine 

Amanda Fuchs, PA-C

Mohan Dhariwal, DO, Assistant Professor of Medicine 

Jessica Kuester, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine

Chad Wenzel, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine

Kanav Sharma, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine

More program information to come....

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 15.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. 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 15.25 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals. 

Available Credit

  • 15.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 15.25 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

Price

Cost:
$16.00
Please login or register to take this course.
General Registration$399.00
Lunch Workshops+$50.00 / session
Printed Course Syllabus+$75.00 each

Registration fees include: access to online course materials that can be saved or printed available 2 weeks prior to the conference, course credits, continental breakfasts, refreshment breaks and welcome reception on Thursday evening.

Discounts:
Register for this course through August 14, 2020 and receive a $30 discount. After August 14th the registration fee will be $399.00.

Cancellations:
Withdrawals must be made in writing and postmarked 14 or more business days before the start of the course to receive a full refund; cancellations received less than 14 business days before the course begins will be refunded at 50% of the total registration fee. All cancellations are subject to a $35 cancellation fee. There will be no refunds after October 8, 2020.

Please note that there is a $16.00 non-refundable processing fee for all registrations.

As an added security measure and to keep your information safe, the billing address entered upon check out must
match the address associated with the credit card being used. If not, your credit card will be declined. MCW accepts VISA, MasterCard, and Discover.

For questions contact Becky Lamb at relamb@mcw.edu or Lara Brajkovic at lbrajkovic@mcw.edu.