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    Improve the health of the people of Wisconsin by supporting and strengthening physicians' ability to practice high-quality patient care in a changing environment.
About Us

About Us

2016 represents a significant milestone for the Wisconsin Medical Society (Society)—our 175th anniversary! Created by an act of the Territorial Legislature in 1841, the Society has a rich and proud history advancing the science and art of medicine.                     ...

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Doc to Doc

Doc to Doc

Doc to Doc is an opportunity for the Society's Chief Medical Officer Donn Dexter, MD, to share his insights into Society initiatives - and other issues affecting health care — doctor to doctor.

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WMJ vol. 115, issue 2

WMJ vol. 115, issue 2

Social support and its effect on health — In this issue of WMJ, researchers explore the effects of geographic isolation and the benefits of developing strong social support networks for better overall health.

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Opioid Education

Opioid Education

With growing concern for the opioid abuse epidemic and a likely prescribing-related continuing medical education mandate by the Medical Examining Board, the Wisconsin Medical Society’s Opioid Task Force has developed an opioid prescribing webinar series approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Presented by Wisconsin physicians that specialize ...

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Zika Virus Resources

Zika Virus Resources

Zika is a disease caused by Zika virus, which is spread to people primarily through the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito. The most common symptoms of Zika are fever, rash, joint pain and conjunctivitis, although there have been reports of microcephaly and other poor pregnancy outcomes ...

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Prescription medication is being poured out of a bottle and into human hands

On Air Health Care

The CDC has officially declared prescription drug abuse in the US an epidemic. Listen to this public service announcement to learn more.

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Insurance Protection

Insurance Protection

  Wisconsin Medical Society Insurance & Financial Services, Inc., is the only Wisconsin-based insurance firm exclusively serving the medical community. With more than 30 years of dedicated service, our sole mission is meeting the insurance needs of Wisconsin physicians, hospitals, clinics, related health care professionals, their employees and families. ...

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