RSS Coordinator(s):
  • Nada Rashid
  • Megan Ringo
Series date: 
07/01/2022 - 12:00am CDT to 03/01/2023 - 11:59am CST

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, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP and the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, Division of Care and Treatment Services. 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 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



  • Patient Care and Procedural Skills

  • Medical Knowledge

  • Practice-Based Learning and Improvement

  • Interpersonal and Communication Skills

  • Professionalism

  • Systems-Based Practice


  • Provide Patient/Person-Centered Care

  • Employ Evidence-Based Practice

  • Apply Quality Improvement


  • Values/Ethics for Interprofessional Practice

  • Roles/responsibilities

  • Interprofessional Communication

  • Teams and Teamwork


  • Engage in Self-Reflection

  • Address Health Disparities

  • Value Diversity in the Clinical Encounter


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Series location: 
1100 Delaplaine Ct (and Virtually)
Madison, WI 53715
United States
RSS Format: 
Grand Rounds
Live Stream Available: 
Global Objectives: 

As a result of participation in this educational series, members of the healthcare team will:

  1. 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 in a way that addresses health disparities, values diversity, and counteracts bias through engaging in self-reflection
  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: 
Intended 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
University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours