Target audience: 
Physician (fellow/resident)
Social Worker
Physician Assistant
Nurse Practitioner
Allied Health Care Professionals
Learning objectives: 

Comparing traumatic brain injury symptoms reported via questionnaires versus a novel structured interview.

    1. Review literature on how symptom reporting in traumatic brain injury varies by method of assessment used.
    2. Share results from a project that compared patterns of symptom reporting assessed via a novel structured interview with two-widely used self-report inventories in a traumatic brain injury sample.
    3. Discuss some potential clinical and research implications of this project.

Training Individuals with Disabilities: Current Policies and Future Directions

                            1.  Discuss importance of training individuals with disabilities to increase competency for treating patients from diverse backgrounds.

       2.  Summarize current policies for individuals with disabilities in medical and psychology training programs.

       3. Provide recommendations to training programs and trainees.


Derivation and Validation of an Abbreviated Concussion Symptom Checklist Using Item Response Theory

  1. Review epidemiology of concussion
  2. Introduction to psychometric properties and item response theory
  3. Review study findings, which aimed to develop and evaluate short forms of a concussion symptom checklist
Faculty & credentials: 


Natalie Emmert, PhD                      Rachel Landsman, PsyD                Kristin Wilmoth, PhD
Adult Postdoctoral Fellow             Pediatric Postdoctoral Fellow        Postdoctoral Fellow
Division of Neuropsychology        Division of Neuropsychology        Division of Neuropsychology
Medical College of Wisconsin       Medical College of Wisconsin       Medical College of Wisconsin





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Phone number: 
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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: 
05/15/2020 - 8:00am to 9:00am CDT
Medical College of Wisconsin
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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