Program Description: 

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) is a specialty encompassing a multitude of different areas within medicine, many of which intersect with other disciplines such and therapy, psychology, etc.  The PM&R Grand Rounds series provides insight/updates into a variety of clinical and research topics pertinent to Rehab Physicians as well as other members of the medical and rehabilitation teams.  Lectures will help learners gain better understanding of the  diagnosis and treatment of function-limiting conditions, from non-surgical orthopedic management of musculoskeletal injury to caring for those with catastrophic neurologic injury, like spinal cord injury and traumatic brain injury.  

  

Target audience: 
  • Physician
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician Assistant
  • Nurse
  • Allied Health Care Professionals
Learning objectives: 

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

  • Gain understanding for the treatment and management of non-surgical orthopedic injury.
  • Gain understanding for the treatment of painful neurologic and musculoskeletal conditions. 
  • Gain understanding for the management of spasticity following neurologic injury. 
  • Gain understanding pertaining to the rehabilitation model continuum of care.  
  • Gain understanding of evidence-based medicine and research pertinent to the field of PM&R 
Faculty & credentials: 

Activity Director
Christopher White, MD

Co-Director:

Matthew Durand, MD

Assisting Coordinator:

Meghann Systma

mesytsma@mcw.edu
All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Contact

Name: 
Susan Abrahms
Series date: 
01/01/2020 - 12:00pm CST to 12/31/2020 - 1:00pm 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 1.0 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 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.

Series location: 
The Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Rd
The HUB Office Bldg
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States