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Medigram: June 18, 2015

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Grant funds advance care planning in southwest Wisconsin
The Wisconsin Cancer Council (WCC) has awarded Honoring Choices Wisconsin (HCW) $20,000 to implement the HCW program in four independent rural hospitals in southwest Wisconsin. Read more.

News Briefs

2015 White Coat Campaign is underway; sponsors still needed
The White Coat Campaign, a long-standing tradition of the Wisconsin Medical Society Foundation, offers an opportunity for physicians to connect with medical students entering the profession and offer words of wisdom. Read more.

CME available in latest WMJ
Wisconsin Medical Society members are reminded that they can earn continuing medical education (CME) credit at no cost by reading the designated article and successfully completing a corresponding quiz in the latest issue of WMJ. Read more.

Medical student to study physician role in advance care planning
Amanda Lam, a second-year medical student at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, will complete a summer fellowship with Honoring Choices Wisconsin (HCW) to learn about the role of the physician in advance care planning. Read more.

June 23 webinar aims to connect patients to food assistance
Hunger & Health: Connecting Patients to Food Assistance is the focus of June 23 webinar sponsored by the Food Research and Action Center (FRAC). Read more.