Program Description: 
Grand Rounds:  addresses gaps in medical knowledge of anatomy and diagnosis, concerns relative to patient safety and quality improvement (system based learning and improvement), need for practice based learning and improvement with the outcome of better patient care.  This conference is designed as a venue for faculty, visiting professors, fellows and residents to present didactic lectures representing the most up-to-date knowledge in orthopaedic surgery.  Collegial discussions afford participants the opportunity to share clinical and surgical knowledge and application of knowledge to their patient population in varying settings.
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(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 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.


Target audience: 
  • Physicians
  • Physician Assistants
  • Residents/Fellows
  • Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Allied Health Professionals
Learning objectives: 
At the conclusion of this activity, I will be able to:
  • Improve my patients’ safety and outcomes through increased medical knowledge and use of best practices
  • Incorporate into my practice new clinical and surgical treatments
  • Identify, review and discuss current concepts in treatment based on pertinent scientific literature
Faculty & credentials: 
Activity Director and Planning Committee:
Carole S. Vetter, MD
Professor and David S. Haskell MD, Chair of Orthopaedic Education
Divsion of Sports Medicine
Program Director, Orthopaedic Surgery Residency
Medical Director, Froedtert and the Medical College Sports Medicine Center
Dr. Vetter has no financial relationships to disclose.


Moderator: John Neilson, MD

Dr. Neilson has no relevant financial information to disclose



Anne K Kinowski, C-TAGME
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 805-7433
Session date: 
01/14/2015 - 6:30am to 7:30am CST
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Auditorium
9000 W Wisconsin Avenue
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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