Program Description: 

The research issue we wish to address is increasing research activity within the department, and forming/capitalizing on collaborations with faculty from other departments and institutions.

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.

Target audience: 

Allied Health Care Professionals

Learning objectives: 

Learning Objectives:

1. Overview of clinical trials: understand what constitutes "evidence" 

2. Inferential statistics: a) understand the difference between deviation and standard of the mean, b) understand how to decide which statistical test is most appropriate for your study

3. Appreciate three of they key statstical pitfalls

4. Understand how to decide whether an association/correlation is casual 

Faculty & credentials: 

Presenter: Robert A. Calder, MD, MS, FACPM

Activity Director: Matt Durand, PhD

Planning Committee:
Diane Braza, MD
Nick Ketchum, MD
John McGuire, MD
Karin Goodfriend, MD
Cassandra List, MD
Danny Riley, PhD
Moriah Iverson, MS
Matt Durand, PhD
Rachel Minkin, MS
Sue Abrahms

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose.


Rachel Minkin
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-1922
Session date: 
Friday, August 17, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
HUB for Collaborative Medicine
8701 W Watertown Plank Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States

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