RSS Coordinator(s):
Series date: 
07/05/2018 - 7:30am CDT to 06/30/2020 - 8:30am CDT

Series Overview

This series addresses new and/or developing research, technology, therapy, and practice guidelines in various areas of cardiovascular medicine. Sessions aim to address developments in treating cardiovascular related diseases well as practice issues identified in QA conferences. 

Target Audience

Cardiovascular Medicine Faculty (MD, DO), Physicians, Fellows, Residents, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses (RN, APRN, LPN), Lab Personnel, Students. Some sessions will be relevant to Internal Medicine, Cardiothoracic Surgery and Pediatric Cardiology. 

Planning Committee

Peter Rahko, MD, ChairAshley Bartlett, RSS CoordinatorZachary D. Goldberger, MD


Accreditation Statement

Jointly Accredited Provider LogoIn 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.

Credit Designation Statements

American Medical Association (AMA)

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

Continuing Education Units

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, as a member of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), authorizes this program for 0.1 continuing education units (CEUs) or 1 hour.


It is the policy of the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, that the faculty, authors, planners, and other persons who may influence content of this CE activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in order to allow CE staff to identify and resolve any potential conflicts of interest.  Faculty must also disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s).  

Detailed disclosures will be available prior to the start of the activity.

Disclosures for Planning Committee

Series location: 
G5/119 Clinical Sciences Center
600 Highland Ave
Madison, WI 53792
United States
RSS Format: 
Grand Rounds
Live Stream Available: 
Global Objectives: 

After participation in this regularly scheduled series, participants will:

  • Improve their ability to provide state of the art, patient-centered cardiovascular care to patients in the clinic, on the inpatient services and in the diagnostic laboratory.
  • Improve their practice performance in the areas of diagnostic testing for CV disease, appropriate use of newly released medications, and implementation of guideline-recommended treatment for all forms of CV disease.
  • Expand their knowledge about new discoveries in the pathophysiology of cardiovascular disease.


Interprofessional RSS: 
Intended Audience: 
Nurse Practitioner
Physician Assistant
Cardiovascular Medicine
Credits Available: 
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours