WCHQ: Growing Up Healthy

Madison, WI US
November 13, 2019

This education session is aimed at helping clinicians learn more about issues that impact child and adolescent health. Topics covered include: vaping; immunization policies and practices; communication between teens and providers on health issues; and the use of the EHR in pediatric inpatient settings to improve communications between parents, the care team, and the patient.

Intended Audience

This event is designed for physicians, nurses, PAs, APPs, quality improvement, clinicians, health care professionals, health care administrators. 

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of the educational activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify best practices related to adolescent and pediatric care

  2. Incorporate new immunization practices and policies into current procedures

  3. Utilize the EMR to foster better communication with pediatric patients, their family and their caregivers


Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 3.75 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 3.75 Iowa Board of Nursing Contact Hours
  • 3.75 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours
Registration opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
11/13/2019 - 10:00am CST
Event ends: 
11/13/2019 - 3:00pm CST
10:00amWelcome and Introductions
Chris Queram
WCHQ President/CEO
10:15 amThe Vaping Crisis: Research and Clinical Practice
Megan Piper, PhD
11:15 amFinding Flu in the Electronic Health Record
Jon Temte, MD, PhD
12:00 pm


1:00 pmProviders and Teens Communicating about Health (PATCH) Program
Amy Olejniczak, MS, MPH
1:30 pmThe Journey to Becoming a Certified Adolescent-Centered Environment
Penny Funk, RN, MSN
2:00 pmMyChart Pediatric Bedside Project at American Family Children's Hospital
Michelle Kelly, MD
3:00 pmSummary and Adjourn




Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center
One John Nolen Drive
Madison, WI 53703
United States
+1 (608) 261-4000

You’ll find plenty of parking convenient to all that downtown Madison and Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center have to offer. Monona Terrace features a State-owned and managed 600-space, automated parking structure available 24/7 and is accessible via West Wilson Street and the eastbound lanes of John Nolen Drive. Acceptable forms of payment for the automated ramp include Master Card, Visa or cash (no coin). Parking meters are also available for parking and can be accessed at the Wilson Street entrance–simply stay to the right as you enter to get to the top level where the meters are located. Parking meters accept quarters, dimes, and nickels. mononaterraceparking.com


Short-term and all-day public parking is provided throughout downtown Madison in various structures and lots. On-street parking is also available for short-term parking in central Madison. See real-time city lot parking availability complete with turn-by-turn instruction.

Bus parking and passenger drop-off is accessible from the Wilson Street entrance to Monona Terrace.


Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center

One John Nolen Drive, Madison, WI 53703

Use Google Maps for detailed driving directions from your point of origin. If using GPS please use these coordinates rather than One John Nolen Drive: 43.070249, -89.382499 You will arrive at the John Nolen Drive entrance to the Monona Terrace parking ramp. Or, Input 1 W. Wilson Street to enter the parking structure from Wilson St. or to use the drop-off lane.

Policy on Disclosure

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 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).

For this educational activity, all conflicts of interest have been resolved and detailed disclosures are listed below: 

*The ACCME defines a commercial interest as any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients. The ACCME does not consider providers of clinical service directly to patients to be commercial interests.

Discloser List CME Internal Report

Accreditation Statement

Jointly Accredited Provider LogoIn support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Wisconsin–Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP) and the Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality. 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 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsPhysicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) & Iowa Board of Nursing

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 ANCC and Iowa contact hours. ANCC pharmacotherapeutic contact hours will be calculated and awarded as appropriate to meet the needs of advanced practice nurses.

The University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing is Iowa Board of Nursing provider 350. A copy of the evaluation(s) may be sent to the Iowa Board of Nursing, 400 SW 8th St., Ste B, Des Moines, IA 50309.

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 .375 continuing education units (CEUs) or 3.75 hours. 


Available Credit

  • 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 3.75 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 3.75 Iowa Board of Nursing Contact Hours
  • 3.75 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours

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