RSS Coordinator(s):
  • Jenna Wepfer
  • Elena Dai
Series date: 
07/01/2018 - 12:00am CDT to 06/30/2020 - 11:59pm CDT

Series Overview

The UW Department of Emergency Medicine (EM) Grand Rounds series allows leaders in our specialty to lecture on topics that are high yield for faculty, residents, APPs, medical students, and other medical professionals. We reach out to speakers and ask that they lecture on topics that will help keep our team informed of current and evolving practices in Emergency Medicine. Our Grand Rounds speakers are recognized leaders/experts in the field who use the most up to date information available to keep our team knowledgeable.

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-CAnne Rikkers, RNElena Dai, Coordinator
Aaron Kraut, MDLeah Kaszubski 


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 1.5 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.

2018 Universal Activity Number (UAN) JA0000358-0000-18-090-L04-P

2019 Universal Activity Number (UAN) JA0000358-0000-19-040-L04-P

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

American Medical Association (AMA)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 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 1.5 ANCC contact hour.  

The University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing is Iowa Board of Nursing provider 350. 

Continuing Education Units

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, as a member of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), authorizes this program for 0.15 continuing education units (CEUs) or 1.5 hours.



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: 
UBay 300-04
800 University Bay Drive Suite 300
Madison , WI 53705
United States
RSS Format: 
Grand Rounds
Live Stream Available: 
Global Objectives: 

Participants will be able to:

  • Develop strategies to apply new knowledge and skills to the care of patients, either in the emergency department or in any area of off-service work.
  • Identify strategies to apply the interprofessional competencies in their team-based practice in order to function effectively as an interprofessional team.
Interprofessional RSS: 
Intended Audience: 
Physician Assistant
Emergency Medicine
Credits Available: 
ACPE Contact Hours - Pharmacist
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
ANCC Contact Hours
University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours