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Still time to register for I-PrACTISE annual meeting April 12-14

The National Collaborative for Improving Primary Care Through Industrial and Systems Engineering (I-PrACTISE) is holding its third annual meeting in Madison, April 12-14. Physicians will earn up to 11.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ by participating in the event, which will focus on “Bringing Policy into Practice.”

Topics and speakers include:

  • Tim Bartholow, MD, Does Health Care Get Better if We Don’t Buy Better (Wiser). Doctor Bartholow is the chief medical officer for Wisconsin Education Association Trust. He previously served as chief medical officer of the Wisconsin Medical Society.
  • Jenna Marquard, PhD, Integrating Patient-Generated Data into the EHR: Primary Care Clinician and Patient Perspectives. Marquard is an associate professor at the University of Massachusetts.
  • Meg Gaines, JD, Can Healing Happen Here?
  • Nancy Pandhi, MD, PhD, and Sarah Davis, JD, Patient Engagement with Primary Care Teams for Quality Improvement.
  • Mark Helfand, MD, EBM 2—A new model for evidence-based practice. Doctor Helfand is director of the Scientific Resource Center for AHRQ’s Effective Health Care Program and Director, West Coast Branch of the U.S. Cochrane Center.

Contact john.beasley@fammed.wisc.edu for additional information. Click here for complete meeting details and registration information.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Wisconsin Medical Society through the joint providership of St. Mary’s Hospital and the University of Wisconsin Department Of Family Medicine. St. Mary’s Hospital is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

St. Mary’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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