RSS Coordinator(s):
  • Elena Dai
  • Taylor Johnson
Series date: 
07/01/2020 - 12:00am CDT to 06/30/2022 - 11:59pm CDT

Series Overview

The UW Department of Emergency Medicine (EM) Grand Rounds series gives stage to the leaders in our specialty to present on topics that are high yield for faculty, residents, advanced practice providers (APPs), medical students, and other medical professionals. We reach out to speakers and ask that they address topics that will help keep our teams informed of current and evolving practices in Emergency Medicine. Our Grand Rounds speakers are recognized leaders/experts in the field who share the most up to date research findings and best practices to keep our healthcare teams competent. 

Target Audience

Emergency Medicine faculty (MD & DO), residents (MD & DO), advanced practice providers (PA-C, NP), medical students and occasionally nursing (RN, APRN, LPN) and pharmacy affiliated professions. 

Planning Committee

Mary Westergaard, MD ChairJenna Wepfer, MBAJoe Halfpap, Pharm.D
Erin Werner, PA-CAndrea Stapelman, CNSTaylor Johnson, MBA Coordinator
Aaron Kraut, 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

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)

A maximum of 1 hour of knowledge-based CE credit can be earned by successfully completing this live activity. Pharmacists should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. CE credit information, based on verification of live attendance, will be provided to NABP within 60 days after the activity completion.

2020 Universal Activity Number (UAN) JA0000358-0000-20-014-L04-P

2021 Universal Activity Number (UAN) JA0000358-0000-21-036-L04-P

2022 Universal Activity Number (UAN)  JA0000358-0000-22-008-L04-P

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.

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 ANCC contact hour.  

American Academy of PAs (AAPA)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. Approval is valid until 6/30/2022. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation


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 hours.



It is the policy of the University of Wisconsin–Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP) to identify, mitigate and disclose all relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies* held by the  speakers/presenters, authors, planners, and other persons who may influence content of this accredited continuing education (CE).  In addition, speakers, presenters and authors must disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation. For this accredited continuing education activity, all relevant financial relationships have been mitigated and detailed disclosures are listed below.

* Ineligible companies are those whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. The ACCME does not consider providers of clinical service directly to patients to be commercial interests.

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

Disclosures for Planning Committee
Disclosures for Planning Committee - March 1, 2022 to June 30, 2022

Series location: 
Suite 310
800 University Bay Drive
Madison, WI 53705
United States
RSS Format: 
Grand Rounds
Live Stream Available: 
Global Objectives: 

As a result of participation in the educational series, participants will be able to:

  1. Apply new knowledge and skills to the care of patients, either in the emergency department or in any area of off-service work
  2. Develop strategies to apply the interprofessional competencies in their team-based practice in order to function effectively as an interprofessional team
  3. Utilize peer-reviewed publications on Emergency Medicine topics on an ongoing basis to support bedside implementation of current research as clinical best practices
Interprofessional RSS: 
Intended Audience: 
Nurse Practitioner
Physician Assistant
Other Health Professional
Emergency Medicine
Credits Available: 
AAPA Category 1 CME
ACPE Contact Hours - Pharmacist
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
ANCC Contact Hours
University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours