Program Description: 

Neurology Grand Rounds is a weekly lecture series designed to improve clinical competency and patient care by exposing attendees to evidence-based practices and recent advances in disciplines across the breadth of the clinical neurosciences including but not limited to: neuropsychology, cognitive neurology, headache medicine, movement disorders, epilepsy, neuro-oncology, neuro-immunology, neuro-ophthalmology, vascular neurology, endovascular interventional neuroradiology, and neuro critical care. Attendees are also regularly exposed to both pertinent basic science and clinical research occurring both on campus and elsewhere.

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

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

  • Describe the Faculty Mentoring Program
               How to prepare for mentoring meetings as the mentee
                  How to be a strong mentor
  • Present on personal career goal setting, with an eye on promotions
  • Understand the Promotions Process, Requirements, Timeline, and Resources Available





      Faculty & credentials: 

      In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

      • Sara Pillay, PhD
      • Chad Carlson, MD, FAAN
      • Amy K. Heffelfinger, PhD ABPP
      • Sara J Swanson, PhD, ABPP


      Amy K. Heffelfinger, Ph.D., ABPP
      Clinical Neuropsychology
      Section Head of Pediatric Neuropsychology
      Professor of NeurologyAssociate
      Director of Training, Clinical Neuropsychology
      Vice Chair of Faculty Development of Neurology
      Medical College of Wisconsin


      Sara J. Swanson, PhD, ABPP
      Professor of Neurology
      Division Chief, Neuropsychology
      Chair, Department of Neurology Promotions Committee
      Medical College of Wisconsin



      In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. These relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.



      Laura Kurth
      Phone number: 
      +1 (414) 955-0650

      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: 
      10/22/2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am CDT
      Medical College of Wisconsin 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.

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