The Annual Winter Refresher Course for Family Medicine
The Winter Refresher Course (WRC) for Family Medicine is a regional conference presented in the metropolitan area of Milwaukee,Wisconsin. Typically attracting more than 250 family practitioners, FP physician assistants, FP nurse practitioners and FP residents, the WRC is sponsored by the Department of Family and Community Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin.
January 30 - February 1, 2019
View the Winter Refresher Course brochure (PDF)
Wednesday, January 30
3:30 – 4:30 pm
Therapeutic Potential of the Marijuana-derived Cannabinoids THC and CBD
Cecilia Hillard, PhD
Thursday, January 31
1:30 – 2:30 pm
Optimizing Heart Health: The ABC's of Primary Prevention
Joshua Liberman, MD, FACC
Friday, February 1
7:45 am – 12:15 pm
InfoPOEMs: Rapid-Fire Sessions of Need-to-Know Information Related to the Latest Medical Research
John Hickner, MD, MSc
Gary Ferenchick, MD
The Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Family & Community Medicine appreciates the support provided by The Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians and our corporate exhibitors.
Visit our online registration to register and for additional information (there are no hard copy registration forms available).
Registration fees are discounted by $50 if paid before January 3, 2019.
Please note: There is a $17 non-refundable processing fee for all registrations.
Fees are as follows
$495 - Physicians
$425 - Active Preceptors
$425 - PA/NP/Resident/Fellow/Inactive or Retired Physicians
$260/day - Daily registration
Contact Mary Ellen Radjenovich at firstname.lastname@example.org or (414) 955-8189.
A block of rooms will be reserved for registrants until January 8, 2019 at a special rate of $119, plus tax, per night. If conference attendance exceeds expectations, rooms in the conference block may be sold out prior to January 10, 2019. Please call the Milwaukee Marriott West at (262) 574-0888 or (800) 228-9290 for reservations and mention the Medical College of Wisconsin to receive the reduced rate.
The 49TH Annual Winter Refresher Course will be held at Milwaukee Marriott West located just off I-94 in Waukesha at W231 N1600 Corporate Court, Waukesha, WI 53186.
Erin O'Tool, MD, Program Director, Ascension | Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare
Alan K. David, MD, Professor and Chair | Department of Family & Community Medicine
Jeff Morzinski, PhD, Professor | Department of Family and Community Medicine
Mary Ellen Radjenovich, Conference Coordinator
Karen Krause-Fromm, Exhibit Coordinator
Julie Staskunas, CS-FNP, MSN, Ascension | Wheaton Franciscan Medical Group - Internal Medicine
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 16.50 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.