WI CAN Educational Series
The WI CAN Educational Series consists of statewide, web-based lectures and case-based discussions on various topics related to child maltreatment delivered and led by subject matter experts. The target audience consists of physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, other allied health professionals, law enforcement officials, social workers and attorneys. The goal of the educational series is to improve the recognition of child maltreatment and management of cases when child maltreatment is a concern. Webinars are held on the third Friday of each month.
- Improve detection of child maltreatment.
- Understand the health care provider’s role in reporting and evaluating children suspected of being maltreated.
- Appropriately consider other conditions that could be mistaken for child maltreatment.
View a live webinar session
Live WI CAN webinars are broadcast using GoToWebinar. GoToWebinar allows you to view the presenter’s slideshow on your computer and listen to the presenter by phone or using your computer speakers. The GoToWebinar series lasts from January to December. Each calendar year you will need to register for the new series.
For help with viewing live webinars or using GoToWebinar, please submit a question to our team.
Claim continuing education credits for live webinars
The WI CAN Educational Series offers continuing education credits through the Office of Continuing and Professional Education (OCPE) at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Each person wanting to claim credits must create an account with OCPE.
View and claim continuing education credits for on-demand webinars
WI CAN has numerous recordings on its on-demand webinars page.
Continuing education credits are available for one year following the original broadcast date. Availability of CE credit is noted next to each on-demand recording.
Please Note: Per the Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners, attorneys do not qualify for continuing legal education for viewing recorded presentations.
- To watch the video, click either the title or the thumbnail.
- Click the handout link to view or download the PDF.
- If continuing education credits are available, click on the Claim Credit link.
- Click Login and enter your user name and password if you already have an account. Click Register or Create Account if you do not yet have an account.
- On the Register tab, enter the access code provided in the video and click Unlock.
- Click on Take Course.
- Click the Evaluation radio button and then Start.
- Follow the on-screen prompts to complete the evaluation.
If you need assistance with on-demand webinars, please submit a question to our team.
Statements regarding Eligibility for Continuing Education Credits
ACCME Accreditation Statement: The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education to physicians.
AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals: The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 2.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
Attorney legal credits: The Wisconsin Department of Justice Statewide Education and Training (SPET) program requests continuing legal education (CLE) approval for WI CAN webinars through the Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners. Approved WI CAN webinar CLEs can be applied towards the requirement for Wisconsin attorneys’ license maintenance. Attorneys are encouraged to register in Ethos and complete an evaluation but it is not required. Kathy Ardellini will submit names to WI DOJ SPET. CLEs are not available for on-demand recordings.
Nursing Contact Hours: Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Nurses who have successfully complete each monthly activity will receive 1.0 nursing contact hours. Nurses who successfully complete each quarterly activity will receive 2.0 nursing contact hours.
Social Workers: WI CAN webinars are approved as Category I continuing medical education hours, which can count towards continuing education hours for social workers.