WAFP & MCW Winter Refresher Course for Family Medicine

March 7-8, 2024

WAFP is proud to partner with the Medical College of Wisconsin for the 54th Annual Winter Refresher Course (WRC) for Family Medicine. Medical professionals of all different backgrounds will join: family physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, residents, students, and more. Everyone who attends will advance the field of Family Medicine by exchanging information and building knowledge. The 54th Annual WRC for Family Medicine will be held from March 7-8, 2024, at the Ingleside Hotel in Pewaukee. This conference provides an evidence-based review of the diagnosis and management of acute and chronic medical conditions frequently seen in primary care and a chance to network with professional colleagues across the state.

Learning Objectives

The WRC offers nearly 30 different breakout sessions on a wide range of topics including an ABFM KSA, an ABFM MOC activity, firearm safety, Artificial Intelligence in Family Medicine, and more!

Attendees of the WRC will:

  • Apply evidence-based updates on the prevention, diagnosis, and management of conditions commonly seen in primary care
  • Discuss social and environmental factors that influence health and healthcare outcomes
  • Discuss practical strategies to enhance primary care practice and policies
  • Effectively perform selected common office-based procedures
  • Network with professional colleagues across the state 


Click below to see the full schedule of riveting speakers, presentations, and workshops that WRC has to offer. 

CME info

The AAFP has reviewed WAFP & MCW Winter Refresher Course and deemed it acceptable for AAFP credit. Term of approval is from 03/06/2024 to 03/08/2024. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This session the Winter Refresher Course is approved for 16.5 live AAFP Prescribed credits.
The Pain Management KSA is approved for 8 live AAFP Prescribed credits.

Poster Presentations

Do you want to network with the best family physicians from across the state? Gain the attention and respect of your peers? Put your hard work to good use? Share your knowledge with the world? If so, you should submit a proposal for poster presentations at the MCW & WAFP Annual Winter Refresher Course for Family Medicine!

Poster Presentations will be held Thursday, March 7, 2024, from 4:30-6:00pm. Showcase your primary care research, public health work, or community project. Poster Presentations can be repurposed from a previous presentation. WAFP is accepting proposals for presentations until January 31, 2024. If you have any questions, please contact

Annual Meeting

Join us as our Annual Business Meeting returns to an in-person format for the first time since 2014! The Annual Business Meeting is open exclusively to WAFP members and is your place to interact with Academy leadership. Hear updates from WAFP leadership, learn how you can get involved, vote for new leaders, and more.

You can register for the Annual Business Meeting and WRC together using this form. To attend ONLY the WAFP Annual Business Meeting, register here.

Registration Fees

Ticket TypeEarly BirdRegular Price
Physician—Non-WAFP Member or Non-MCW Employed$595$695
Physician—WAFP member, MCW Employed, or Preceptor$370$420
Advanced Practice Clinician or Psychologist$370$420
Resident or Fellows$50$50
Medical Student (with ID)$25$25
ADD-On Workshops (each)$50$50
Preconference KSA WAFP Member$125$125
Preconference KSA non-WAFP member$250$250

Early Bird prices are available until January 14. Please note: Not all tickets are eligible for the early bird discount. The pre-conference KSA tickets and WRC registration tickets are sold separately. If you have any questions, contact Carletta Rhodes at 

Hotel Information

Discounted rates are available for attendees until February 19, 2024. Reservations received on or after February 20, 2024, will be provided on a space available basis at the best available rate. To reserve a room call (262) 547-0201 and mention the Medical College of Wisconsin Winter Refresher Course 2024, or use the group direct booking link.

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