RSS Coordinator(s):
  • Nada Rashid
Series date: 
Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 12:00am to Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 11:59pm

Series Overview

Project ECHO (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes) is a guided practice model that is used by over 3000 organizations worldwide. This telementoring model will connect MOUD experts with medical teams from jails and community programs to promote high-quality MOUD practices. Experienced MOUD experts will address a variety of topics such as addiction as a chronic health condition, OUD treatment options, diversion protocols, linkage and continuity of care..

Target Audience

Clinicians at all levels of training or practice who would benefit from attending, including MD/DOs, RNs and APRNs, PAs, Pharmacists, Social Workers, and Patients and Caregivers. 

Planning Committee

Elizabeth Salisbury-Afshar, MD, ChairNada Rashid, CoordinatorTodd Molfenter, PhD
Ruth Potee, MDRadha Sadacharan, MD, MPHJustin Berk, MD
Donna Strugar-Fritsch, BSN, MPA, CCHPBrandon George, BSKelly Eagen, MD
Randy Brown, MD, PhD, DFASAM 


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.

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

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

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: 
1100 Delaplaine Ct
Madison, WI 53715
United States
RSS Format: 
Grand Rounds
Live Stream Available: 
Global Objectives: 

As a result of participation in this educational series participants will:

  1. Increase their ability to identify and diagnose opioid use disorder in the context of an interprofessional team.
  2. Effectively prescribe medications for opioid use disorder.
  3. Consistently communicate with the healthcare team and provide overdose prevention education to appropriate patient population.
  4. Identify the role of various team members (health care staff and jail staff) in the safe and ethical delivery of MOUD treatment in jail and community referral settings.
Interprofessional RSS: 
Target Audience: 
Nurse Practitioner
Physician Assistant
Social Worker
Other not specified
Emergency Medicine
Family Medicine and Community Health
General Internal Medicine
Infectious Disease
Credits Available: 
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
ANCC Contact Hours