Program Description: 
Otolaryngology Grand Rounds is an educational conference designed to keep physicians and healthcare professionals appraised of evolving areas of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, including the newest research, technology and treatments available to provide the best patient care. The M&M Conference provides a time for physicians and healthcare professionals to reflect upon events that led to an unexpected outcome. Medical literature is reviewed and potential areas that may have contributed to the outcome are addressed, along with how to avoid or improve performance in the future. The educational benefit is the gained knowledge regarding the current best practices and data on a subject or disease process, which will facilitate enabling the practitioner to adapt newer and better treatment.
Key Words: Otolaryngology, ENT, patient care
Target audience: 
  • Physician
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician Assistant
Learning objectives: 

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

• Identify disease processes, testing and treatment that will reduce needless and costly testing and improve treatment option recommendations for patients.
• Provide data regarding the current best practices, subject or disease process, to facilitate enabling the practitioner to adapt newer and better treatment approaches to improve patient outcomes.

Faculty & credentials: 

Activity Directors:

David Poetker, MD

Chief, Professor

Department of Otolaryngology 

Medical College of Wisconsin


Planning Committee Member(s):



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.

  • David Poetker

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




Alyssa Schwab
Series date: 
01/09/2023 - 8:00am CST to 12/18/2023 - 9:00am CST

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 1.00 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.

Group description: 
Otolaryngology Grand Rounds and M&M 2023
Series location: 
Virtual Meeting
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States


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