Program Description: 

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Thursday Webinars are held quarterly and are by invitation only.  Contact Rita Kadamian at rkadamian@chw.org if you'd like to be invited.

Friday Webinars are held on the 3rd Friday of each month.  To register for the webinar in GoToWebinar click here

WI CAN Educational Series lectures consist of statewide, web-based lectures and case-based discussions on various topics related to child maltreatment, developed, delivered, and led by board certified child abuse pediatricians.  The target audience consists of physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, other allied health professionals, law enforcement officials and social workers.  The goal is to improve the recognition of child maltreatment and conditions that could be mistaken for maltreatment through enhanced education.

Learning Objectives

  • Improve detection of child maltreatment.
  • Understand the health care provider’s role in reporting and evaluating children suspected of being maltreated.
  • Appropriately consider other conditions that could be mistaken for child maltreatment.

Activity Director
Lynn K. Sheets, MD, FAAP
Medical Director, Child Advocacy and Protection Services
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
Associate Professor, Medical College of Wisconsin
Section Chief, Child Advocacy and Protection

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity a maximum of 2.0 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 2.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Nursing Contact Hours
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. 

Nurses who successfully complete each monthly activity will receive 1.0 nursing contact hours.  Nurses who successfully complete each quarterly activity will receive 2.0 nursing contact hours.

Social Work Contact Hours
Children’s Hospital and Health System, provider #1021 is approved as a provider for continuing education by The Association of Social Work Boards 400 South Ridge Parkway, Suite B, Culpepper, VA 22701. www.aswb.org.  ASWB Approval Period: 01/29/13 through 01/29/16.  Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval.  Social workers will receive 1.2 continuing education clock hours for participating in this course.

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Kathy Ardellini
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 266-2125
Series date: 
Monday, December 16, 2013 - 12:00am to Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 11:59pm
Series location: 
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin - Web Based
9000 W. Wisconsin Ave
TO ATTEND THIS SESSION please contact Kathy Ardellini at kardellini@chw.org or 414-266-2125 for further information.
Wauwatosa, WI 53226
United States