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2018 Innovations Recap

2018 Innovations Conference Recap

The 5th Annual MCW Innovations Conference was attended by more than 150 educators and students. The conference included opportunities for attendees to view more than 30 poster presentations, 15 podium presentations, workshops and faculty development sessions

Award Winners

Award Winners

Presentation Winners

  • Rising M-1 Medical Student Anxiety: Six Years Later with a New Curriculum and Generation of Students
    Robert Treat, PhD; Diane Brown, MS; Koenraad De Roo; William J. Hueston, MD; Amy Prunuske, PhD; Kristina Kaljo, PhD; Jennifer Janowitz, MS; Dawn Bragg, PhD

  • Capacity Coaching for Patients who are not Difficult, but have Difficult Lives
    Kathryn Havens, MD; Dr. Laura Miller; Kristyn Ertl; Kasey Boehmer, PhD; Hilary Ryan, MSW

Poster Winners

  • Medical Student's "Final Answer": Game Show Teaching Sessions Well Rated Even After NBME Examination
    Sara Lauck, MD, MCW Department of Pediatrics; Erica Chou, MD, MCW

  • Increasing Pharmacy Students' Knowledge of Medical Interpretation: Early Collaboration with Medical Interpreter Students
    Sue Korek, MAED, MCW School of Pharmacy; Karen MacKinnon, BPharm, RPh, MCW School of Pharmacy; Rodney Ramos, Sr., BS, Milwaukee Area Technical College
Keynote Speaker

Keynote Speaker

The conference featured keynote speaker, Dr. John Andrews from the University of Minnesota, who shared his insights as a leader in a competency-based medical school program in pediatrics (EPAC) that involves collaboration with several other medical schools. Watch a recording of the keynote address.
Program