From Christie Seibert, MD, Professor of Medicine, Associate Dean for Medical Student Education and Services, UW School of Medicine and Public Health . . . I am thrilled to announce that Dr. Joseph Holt has accepted the position of Director of the Wisconsin Academy of Rural Medicine (WARM) program. He will replace the inaugural Director […]
By Virgil Dickson | May 8, 2018 in Modern Healthcare The CMS has made a commitment to keep rural communities in mind when developing regulations. On Tuesday, the federal agency released an eight-page rural health strategy which outlined its promises to reduce regulatory barriers to telehealth, improve outreach to providers in these communities to make sure they understand CMS programs, […]
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The 5th annual MEAC Workshop will be held on August 9, 2018 at the UW Health at The American Center, 4602 Eastpark Boulevard, Madison, WI. This workshop provides practical training and networking for new and experienced medical education administrators and coordinators working in undergraduate or graduate medical education. More information will be coming soon!
The 2018 Rural & Community Medical Educators Faculty Development Conference will be held on Friday, September 21, 2018 at ThedaCare Medical Center in Waupaca, Wisconsin. AND, back by popular demand is the Rural Research Spotlight Poster Fair on Thursday evening, September 20th. More information will be coming soon!
The Essay Prize, established in 1993, is open to anyone who has been a student at the University of Wisconsin (UW) within the preceding year (all campuses, programs, undergraduate, graduate, resident, fellows, part-time, and non‐degree included). The competition was established to honor the memory of Hermes Monato, Jr., a December 1990 graduate, as well as […]
Wisconsin government, hospital leadership, the Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative, and the Wisconsin Hospital Association recognized the need for startup funds to increase rural GME opportunities. Their efforts have resulted in two grant programs which provide monies to develop new rural programs and expand existing programs. 2017-18 Grant Proposal Deadlines: October 2, 2017 & April 2, […]