Program Description: 

ThedaCare Mission: To improve the health and well-being of our communities by empowering each person to live their unique best life.


ThedaCare Vision: We will reinvent health care by becoming a proactive partner in health – enriching the lives of all and creating value in everything we do


High quality structural heart and multidisciplinary decision making between cardiology and ct surgery. The multidisciplinary team approach systematizes and optimizes the entire process of patient care. This allows for all the team members to share their knowledge and experience on the patients.

Target audience: 
  • Physician
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician Assistant
Learning objectives: 

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

  • Discuss the decision-making process for the management of structural heart disease and the heart team approach to delivery of care.
  • Identify ways to treat severe aortic stenosis, severe mitral regurgitation, patent foramen ovale, atrial septal closure, atrial septal closure including novel transcatheter approaches and devices.
  • Describe the patient selection and techniques for TAVR, MitraClip, and LAAO including novel transcatheter approaches.


Faculty & credentials: 

In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, Standard 3, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Activity Director:

Ronny Shumaker, MD



Nurse Practitioner Planner:

Lauren Kraft

Physician Assistant Planners:



The following persons in control of content disclosed the following financial relationships which were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.











Lauren Kraft
Phone number: 
+1 (920) 716-6004

ACCME Accreditation Statement:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Medical College of Wisconsin and ThedaCare The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:

The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this for a maximum of 1.00 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 1.00 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals. 

Nurse Practitioner:

The Medical College of Wisconsin, Inc. is approved as a provider of nurse practitioner continuing education by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners: AANP Provider Number 150930. This program has been approved for up to 1.00 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 1.00 hours of pharmacology). Nurse Practitioners should claim only those hours actually spent participating in the CME activity.

Session date: 
08/23/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
Virtual Meeting
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.
  • 1.00 NP Contact Hours
  • 1.00 PA
    PA credit.

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