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Medigram: September 27, 2018

Top Story

Wisconsin Medical Society teams up with gener8tor to host inaugural OnRamp Healthcare conference
The Wisconsin Medical Society today announced that it is partnering with gener8tor, a nationally ranked accelerator that invests in high-growth startups, to host the inaugural OnRamp Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Read more.

News Briefs

Society to host forum on physician well-being Nov. 28
The Wisconsin Medical Society is hosting a Physician Well-being and Resiliency Forum on November 28 at Carroll University in Waukesha. Read more.

Wisconsin remains in top 5 in national health care quality rankings
Wisconsin ranks fourth overall in measures of health care quality and access, according to the 2017 federal Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) State rankings, which were released this week. Read more.

WisMed OnCall: Planning for and surviving workload challenges
When emergency medicine physician Lisa Maurer, MD, recently experienced an increase in her clinical responsibilities due to growth in her practice, she thought she had a plan for managing the added workload. Read more.

Nominate a Superhero of Medicine
The Wisconsin Medical Society Foundation is seeking nominations for its Superhero of Medicine Award, which recognizes Wisconsin physicians who live out the mission of the Foundation to an exemplary degree. Read more.

Gerkhardt joins Society’s advocacy and member relations team
The Wisconsin Medical Society is pleased to welcome Michael Gerkhardt to the Advocacy and Member Relations Department. Read more.

WCMEW to host interdisciplinary workforce summit November 2
The Wisconsin Council on Medical Education and Workforce’s 2018 Summit, Creating the Clinical Workforce We Need: Policies, Strategies, and Innovations in Wisconsin, will be held November 2 at Glacier Canyon Lodge in Wisconsin Dells. Read more.