Program Description: 

This educational activity includes both didactic lectures and case-based presentations geared towards the pediatric emergency medicine provider. Presentations from pediatric emergency medicine providers and subspecialists cover a wide range of topics that include evidence-based medicine approach to pediatric resuscitation and trauma, public health topics such as health disparities and community violence, pediatric mental health, and management of other common acute pediatric illnesses. The series aims to educate providers on current evidence-based medicine and improve performance in providing pediatric emergency care, as well as provide information on resources for patients, families and providers within our healthcare system and community.

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.

American Board of Pediatrics Statement:
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the activity and individual assessment of and feedback to the learner, enables the learner to earn up to 1.0 MOC points in the American Board of Pediatrics’ (ABP) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit learner completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABP MOC credit.

Individual participants’ information will be shared with ABP through the ACCME Program and Activity Reporting System (PARS). 

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
  • Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
Learning objectives: 

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

  • Provide evidence-based clinical care in the Emergency Department.
  • Work directly with our surgical and medical sub-specialty colleagues to provide best and safest care.
  • Foster relationships with our surgical and medical subspecialists to streamline ED management with clinical practice guidelines.
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.

Activity Director: 
Sarah Thill, MD,
Assistant Professor Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics

Sandra Huitink, PA-C
Manager NP/PA
Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics

Candi Humphreys, APNP
Nurse Practitioner Pediatric Emergency

Marlene Melzer-Lange, MD;
Adjunct Professor
Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics

Abigail Schuh, MD;
Assistant Professor
Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics


Karen Zale
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 266-7445
Series date: 
01/01/2021 - 9:00am CST to 12/31/2021 - 10:00am CST
Series location: 
Children's Corporate Center
999 N. 92nd Street
PEM/Hospitalists Conference Room, Suite C550/560
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States