Session date: 
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Location: 
Children's Corporate Center
999 N. 92nd Street
Suite C550
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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Program Description: 
This educational activity is designed to improve the knowledge of pediatric emergency medicine physicians at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin as it relates to the care of children during disasters, children at risk for abuse, children sustaining traumatic injuries, asthma care, abdominal pain, and pain in children.  We will accomplish this educational activity through a combination of didactic review and discussion.
 
There are rapid changes in the care of children who are injured, in mass casualty preparedness, and in asthma care.  These changes require that our team is able to respond to these injured and ill children rapidly.
 
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
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: 

Physcians, Physician Assistants, and Nurses/Nurse Practitioners

Learning objectives: 

Define Mass Casualty and explore the unique challenges to delivering timely and competent of medical care.

Review the history of disaster medicine and highlight specific lessons learned from recent incidents.

Review disaster management as the CHW EDTC charge attending.

Learn the principles of mass casualty triage and become familiar with the available tools.

Review disaster management as the CHW EDTC charge atending.

Faculty & credentials: 
Planner Financial Disclosure
In accordance with the ACCME® standard for Commercial Support Number 6, all in control of content disclosed any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose
 
Marlene Melzer-Lange, MD, EDTC
Professor of Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin
No relevant financial relationships to disclose
 
Nina Mohammad, DO
2nd Year Fellow of Pediarics, Emergency Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin
No relevant financial relationships to disclose
 
Lorin Browne, DO
Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin
No relevant financial relationships to disclose
 
 
 
 
 
 

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Beverly Hayes
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 266-2622