Program Description: 

This lecture series is comprised of two types of lectures.  One is a review of neonatal physiology based upon organ systems.  The other is a case conference, where we review current NICU case that have medical or ethical dilemmas

Key Words: Pediatric, Neonatology, Neonates



Target audience: 
  • Physicians
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Allied Health Care Professionals
Learning objectives: 

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

  • Understand basic neonatal Physiology
  • Learn about medical, ethical, and interdisciplinary challenges of current NICU patients
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 Directors:

Scott Welak, MD
Assistant Professor
Neonatology, Pediatrics

(List those with no financial relationships to disclose)

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.












Laura Kudis
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 266-6820
Series date: 
01/01/2022 - 7:00am CST to 12/31/2022 - 11:59pm CST

Accreditation Statement

The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians

Designation of Credit 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 Professionals

The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

MOC Part II:

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the activity and individual assessment of and feedback to the learner, enables the learner to earn up to 48 MOC points in the American Board of Pediatrics’ (ABP) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit learner completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABP MOC credit.

Participation shared with ABP through PARS:

Individual participants’ information will be shared with ABP through the ACCME Program and Activity Reporting System (PARS).

Group description: 
Series location: 
Milwaukee, WI
United States


Session Date
Physiology 01/05/2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm CST
Guest Speaker 01/12/2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm CST
Physiology 01/19/2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm CST
Case Conference 02/02/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am CST
Physiology 02/09/2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm CST
Physiology 02/16/2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm CST
Physiology 03/02/2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm CST
Guest Speaker 03/09/2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm CST
Physiology 03/16/2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm CDT
PAS Practice Session 04/06/2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm CDT