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Thank you for attending the 2018 WI Annual Scientific Meeting

The 2018 Addis and Mary Lou Costello Family Award for Excellence in Medicine Displayed Posters Winners 

1st Place Winner: Jamal Janjua, MD – Gundersen Health System
"A Case of Marentic Endocarditis and Paraneoplastic Thromboembolism”

2nd Place Winner: Shivani Kapur, MD – Gundersen Health System
“Tatin-Induced Necrotizing Autoimmune Myopathy”

3rd Place Winner: Sanjeeda Jabeen, MD – Aurora Health Care
“Vitamin B12 Deficiency: A Case Report of Bone Marrow Suppression”

3rd Place Winner: Marium Khan, MD – Medical College of Wisconsin
“Hitting the Lad within the Radiation Field”

3rd Place Winner: Sunil Pathak, MD – Marshfield Clinic
“Multiple Myeloma with Solitary Intraparencymal Brain Metastasis”

3rd Place Winner: Aiman Riaz, MD – Gundersen Health System
“Massive Pericardial Effusion Associated with Hypothyroidism”

3rd Place Winner: Paul Yeung-Lai-Wah, MD – Marshfield Clinic
“ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction and Acute Aortic Occlusion”

The 2018 Case-Based Vignette Winners

1st Place Winner: Lauren Banaszak, MD – University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
“An Atypical Case of Acute Renal Failure”

Runner Up: Jordan Ludwigson, MD – Gundersen Health System
“Glycemic Control Gone Wild”

The 2018 Research-Based Vignette Winners

1st Place Winner: Kathryn Berlin, DO – Medical College of Wisconsin
“Predictors of Response to Platinum-Based Chemotherapy in Metastatic Castrate-Resistant Prostate Cancer (MCRPC)” 

Runner Up: Peter Umukoro, MD – Marshfield Clinic
“Trends of All-Cause Mortality by Severity of Hyponatremia Among Hospitalized Patients in a Tertiary Referral Hospital Over a Five Year Period”

E-mail Jenni Kilpatrick for more information.


Wisconsin Women’s Mentorship Program

The ACP-WI Women’s Committee has formed the ACP-WI Women’s Mentorship Program.  This program is designed to develop mentorships for women in medicine.  If you are interested in contacting one of these women mentors to ask questions or help as a sounding board, please feel free to reach out to any of the identified mentors listed below:

Sharon Haase, MD, MACP (Beaver Dam), Chair, ACP-WI Women’s Committee -
Abigail Bales, MD, FACP (Madison) - Please email to get in contact with Dr. Bales.
Karen Fickel, MD, FACP (Milwaukee) -
Rachel Hawker, MD, FACP (La Crosse) -
Kyla Lee, MD (La Crosse) -
Christine Seibert, MD, FACP (Madison) -


Wisconsin Chapter Receives 2018 Chapter Excellence Award

The award recognizes chapters which successfully meet the standards for managing a chapter. In order to achieve the Chapter Excellence Award, chapters must meet all basic criteria and ten optional criteria. Criteria include such activities as formulating an effective Governor's Council and committees, communicating frequently with membership, providing educational opportunities, recruiting and advancing members and celebrating membership through local awards.

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Governor's Newsletters

March 2019
December 2018
August 2018
March 2018
August 2017
February 2017

Governor's Newsletter Archive

Chapter Communications

1-17-18: Badger Beat - January 2018
10-31-17: Badger Beat - October 2017
6-20-17: Badger Beat - June 2017
4-19-17: Badger Beat - April 2017

Chapter Communications' Archive