Program Description: 

The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine Grand Rounds presentations are designed to provide continuing medical education for psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, nurses, residents, medical students, counselors, and other mental healthcare professionals.  This activity will bring the audience up to date on the most current findings and treatment modalities in the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders as well as inform them of the newest research areas in clinical psychiatry and psychology.  Our sessions extend via teleconference to mental health professionals in rural WI to areas with our rural psychiatry residencies as well as MCW and rural medical school campuses. 

As an APA Approved Sponsor for Continuing Education, the Medical College of Wisconsin attests that this program has no:

  • Commercial support for CE program, sponsor, or instructor (or any other relationship that could reasonably be construed as a conflict of interest)
  • Commercial support for content of instruction (e.g., research grants funding research findings etc.) that could be construed as a conflict of interest
  • Commercial support or benefit for endorsement of products (e.g., books, training, drugs, etc.)
Target audience: 
  • Physicians
  • Psychologists
  • Social Workers
  • Physician Assistants
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • School Councelors
  • Allied Health Care Professionals
Learning objectives: 

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

  • Utilize best practices in discussing sensitive subject matters such as suicide and mental health challenges
  • Appreciate the importance of youth voices
  • Discuss how community engagement expands education, provides impact, and can lead to change
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 Directors:

Carlyle H Chan, MD
Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Health and 
the Institute for Health and Equity 
(Bioethics and Medical Humanities)
Medical College of Wisconsin

David J Cipriano, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Health
Medical College of Wisconsin

Robert Huberty, MSW, LCSW
Program Director
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Health
The Medical College of Wisconsin



Maryann Lazarski
Editorial Producer, Milwaukee PBS

Rory Linnane
Ideas Lab Reporter, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Scottie Lee Meyers
Multimedia Producer/Journalist, Milwaukee PBS


All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose with the exception of the following person(s):







Brenda Konczal
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-7250

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.

Psychology CE Credit Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  The Medical College of Wisconsin maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

This activity contains content or processes that may be potentially stressful.

MCW's Psychology Continuing Education Grievance Policy

Session date: 
01/08/2020 - 8:00am to 9:00am CST
MCW Research Park Center
10000 Innovation Drive
1st Floor Coinference Room
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 APA
    APA credit.
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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