Program Description: 

This is a series that includes both didactic lectures and case-based presentations geared towards the pediatric emergency medicine provider. Presentations are given by pediatric emergency medicine providers, subspecialty physicians, or experts from other disciplines and cover a wide range of topics that include an evidence-based medicine approach to pediatric resuscitation/trauma and other common acute pediatric illnesses, public health topics such as health disparities, community violence, and pediatric mental health, amongst others.

Key Words: Pediatric, Emergency, Trauma, Public Health



Target audience: 
  • Physician
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician Assistant
Learning objectives: 

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

  • Provide patient care that reflects evidence-based medicine as presented and reviewed in the series
  • Examine as part of the group whether changes need to be made to existing clinical practice guidelines to improve patient care when new information or healthcare innovations are presented
  • Identify hospital resources that can assist in care-coordination and enhance the care of patients 
  • Understand social, economic, and environmental issues that affect the health of patients cared for in the emergency department


Faculty & credentials: 

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.

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

(List those with no financial relationships to disclose)

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












Karen Zale
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 266-7445
Series date: 
01/01/2022 - 7:00am CST to 12/31/2022 - 11:59pm CST

Accreditation Statement

The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians

Designation of Credit 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 Professionals

The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

MOC Part II:

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 48 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.

Participation shared with ABP through PARS:

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

Group description: 
Series location: 
Milwaukee, WI
United States


Session Date
Case Conference 01/26/2022 - 11:30am to 12:00pm CST
Case Conference 02/23/2022 - 10:30am to 11:30am CST
Clinical Coaching: What, Why & How 03/09/2022 - 9:00am to 10:00am CST
Case Conference 03/09/2022 - 10:00am to 11:00am CST
The Evidence for Shorter Courses in the Treatment of Community Acquired Pneumonia 04/13/2022 - 10:00am to 11:00am CDT
Case Conference 04/13/2022 - 11:00am to 11:30am CDT
EDTC Provider De-escalation Training: An introduction to personal safety and strategic communication in treating agitated patients 05/11/2022 - 8:30am to 10:00am CDT
Case Conference 05/11/2022 - 11:30am to 12:00pm CDT
Case Conference 05/25/2022 - 11:00am to 12:00pm CDT