Medical Education Week 2024

Join us March 18 – 22, 2024

The Department of Pediatrics’ annual Medical Education Week will be held March 18-21, 2024. Through a mix of live-streamed lectures, in-person workshops, and interactive sessions, members of the department and the entire University of Wisconsin–Madison community can learn the latest in medical education. Continuing medical education (CME) credit will be available.

Our mission is to emphasize medical education as a cornerstone of the Department of Pediatrics by highlighting innovations and best practices, discussing implementation in our department, and empowering faculty to grow as educators.

Medical Education Week Session Information

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Monday, March 18

Medical Education Week Welcome & Educational Updates

8–9 a.m. via Zoom

Speakers:

Barbara Anderson, MS – director, Office of Continuing Professional Development. University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health Chair, Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership

 

 

 

Kirstin Nackers, MD – associate professor, director of undergraduate medical education, Division of Hospital Medicine and Complex Care, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

 

 

 

 

Saby Colon, MS – manager, Graduate Medical Education, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

 

 

 

 


You down with APP? Yeah, they taught me

12–1 p.m. via Zoom

Speakers:

Adam Bauer, MDAdam Bauer, MD – assistant professor, associate residency program director, Division of Neonatology & Newborn Nursery, Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

*Dr. Bauer will be moderating this panel

 

 

Sarah Redemann, MSN, APNP – APP manager, pediatric specialties, Division of Family Medicine, UW Health

 

 

 

 

Lynne Sears, NP – nurse practitioner, Division of Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

 

 

 

Angela Vitcenda MS, PA-C – associate clinical professor, director of distance education, UW-Madison Physician Assistant Program, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Tuesday, March 19

ACGME

8–9 a.m. via Zoom

Speaker:

Dan Sklansky, MD – associate professor, residency program director, Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

 

 

 


Educational Scholarship: A Modern Guide to Dissemination

12–1 p.m. via Zoom

Speakers:

Madison Aracher, MD – fellow, Department of Pediatrics, UNC School of Medicine

 

 

 

 

Alana Painter, MD – assistant professor. Division of Hospital Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Ohio State University College of Medicine, Nationwide Children’s

 

 

 

Kristin Sundy-Boyles, MD – fellow, Department of Pediatrics, UNC School of Medicine

 

 

 

 

Eric Zwemer, MD – Division of  Hospital Pediatrics, UNC School of Medicine

Wednesday, March 20

ExPLQR: Creating a Curriculum

8-9 a.m. via zoom

Speakers: 

Michelle Kelly, MD, PhD ,professor, Division of Hospital Medicine & Complex Care, Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

 

 

 

Taylor House, MD,MS,  assistant professor, Division of Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

 

 

 

 

Madeline Kieren, researcher, Division of Hospital Medicine and Complex Care, Hospital Medicine and Complex Care Research Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

 

 

 

 

 

 


New Adventures in Simulation: A Panel Discussion

12–1 p.m. via Zoom

Speakers:

Sushant Srinivasan, MD – associate professor, Division of Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

 

 

*Dr. Srinivasan will be moderating this panel

 

Adam Bauer, MDAdam Bauer, MD – assistant professor, associate residency program director, Division of Neonatology & Newborn Nursery, Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

 

 

 

 

Irene (Allie) Hurst, MD, MS – assistant professor, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

 

 

 

 

Dr. Sima RamratnamSima Ramratnam, MD, MPH – assistant professor, Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

 

 

 

 

Tyler Sternhagen, MDTyler Sternhagen, MD – chief residents, Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Thursday, March 21

Pediatric Grand Rounds

7:30–8:30 a.m. via Zoom and HSLC 1335

Title: Medical Improv

Speaker:

Amy Zelenski, PhD – associate professor, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

 

 

 

 


Workshop: Medical Improv

9:30–11-11:30 a.m. in HSLC 1335

Speaker:

Amy Zelenski, PhD – associate professor, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

 

 

 

 

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Friday, March 22

Empowering Trainees to Think, to Do, and to Human in the Medical Learning Environment

8-9 a.m. via zoom

Speaker: 

Dr. Jessica Babal Jessica Babal, MD, associate professor, interim division chief, Division of General Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

 


Workshop: Finding Your Passion in Academic Medicine

1:30–3 p.m. in HSLC 1335

Speakers:

Mala MathurMala Mathur, MD, MPH, FAAP, associate professor, director of Professional Development, Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

 

 

 

Megan Moreno, MD, MSEd, MPH, professor and interim chairMegan Moreno, MD, MSEd, MPH, professor, interim department chair, Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

 

 

 

Register Today! 

Accreditation Statement

 

 

Accreditation Statement 

In support of improving patient care, the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

American Medical Association (AMA)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 9.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 9.5  ANCC contact hours.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, as a member of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), authorizes this program for 0.95 CEUs or 9.5 hours.

The University of Wisconsin Department of Pediatrics is committed to creating inclusive and accessible events. If you need a reasonable accommodation, please contact Reva Finkelman at rfinkelman@wisc.edu. All requests must be made at least one month prior to the event. We will attempt to implement late requests but cannot guarantee they will be met.