University of Wisconsin–Madison Medical College of Wisconsin

Volume 122, Issue 4

September 2023

On the Cover: The Exquisite Heart by Kaitlin Walsh

Medical education is the focus of several articles in this issue of WMJ, which also includes original a review of age-appropriate cancer screening through a dermatology lens, plus brief reports on adult suicide rates in Milwaukee County, weight stigma in medical care and more.

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From the Editor
Providing Feedback Is Essential for Professional Growth
Fahad Aziz, MD, FASN; Kian S. Djamali, BA

Letter to the Editor
Exploring the Feasibility of POCUS Training for Advanced Practice Providers at an Academic Medical Center
Abhilash Koratala, MD; Paige Gioia, PA-C; Devin Madenberg, DO; Anu Taylor, MD

Unmeaningful Work and the Practicing Physician
Joseph Edward Fojtik, MD, MPH

Dean’s Corner
Stem Cell Science and Regenerative Biology: Tools for Building New Treatments
Deneen M. Wellik, PhD; Robert N. Golden, MD


Audit of Sex and Gender Medicine Topics in Preclinical School of Medicine Curriculum 
Kendall Trieglaff, BS; Madeline J. Zamzow, BS; Bryn Sutherland, BA; Amy Farkas, MD, MS; Sandra Pfister, PhD

The Impact of a Scholarly Concentration Program on Medical Student Research in Pediatrics 
Adam S. Bauer, MD; Pamela J. Kling, MD; Vera Tsenkova, PhD; Ethan Rosen, BS; Elizabeth Petty, MD

Teaching Students to Care (Coordinate): A Randomized Controlled Trial 
Lara Voigt, MD; James McCarthy, MD; Ankur Segon, MD, MPH


Age-Appropriate Cancer Screenings Through a Dermatology Lens 
Brandon Calley, BS; Philip Berce, MD, PharmD; Catherine K. Chang, BS; Sophia Neman, BA; Ana Maria Viteri, BS; Alexander Means, MD; Olushola L. Akinshemoyin Vaughn, MD


Trends in Adult Suicide Rates in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, 2002 Through 2020 
Andrew T. Schramm, PhD; Jacey Kant, BS; Carissa W. Tomas, PhD; Arnitta R. Holliman, MS, LPC; Vaynesia T. Kendrick, MS; Hason Khan, MS; Susan Cronn, APNP, DNP; Terri A. deRoon-Cassini, PhD; Sara A. Kohlbeck, MPH

Medical Student Well-being Outcomes After a Novel Shared Meal and Resiliency Skills Course
Jessica C. Babal, MD; Liana Eskola, DO; Andrea Jones, MD; Roger J Schultz, BS; Jens C. Eickhoff, PhD

Health at Every Size Principles: Clinician Perspectives To Limit Weight Stigma in Medical Care 
Shelbey J. Hagen, BS, MSeC; Mary F. Henningfield, PhD

Amiodarone Pharmacovigilance Through an Intelligent Electronic Health Record Application 
Olivia R. Newgaard, BA; Rajeev Chaudhry, MBBS, MPH; Jenny A. Schutte, RN; Richard Arndt, PharmD, MHA; Jennifer R. Rich, MPH; Andrew D. Calvin, MD, MPH;
Richard D. Hanna, MD

Assessment of Uterine Fibroid Knowledge and Educational Interests Among Health Care Professionals
Morgan Briggs, MD; Benjamin Beran, MD


A Case That Will Take Your Breath Away: Acquired Methemoglobinemia Related to Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole and Phenazopyridine Ingestion for Treatment of Urinary Tract Infection 
Vinay Sharma, MD; Kevin Robertson, MD; Jason Domagalski, MD

An Unusual Presentation of Blastomycosis 
Ryan Lokkesmoe, MD; Acacia Dishman, MD, PhD; John C. Feemster, MD; Daniel McKee, MD; Pinky Jha, MD

Maintenance of Ionized Calcium During Prolonged Extreme Massive Transfusion During Liver Transplantation 
Ricardo P. Dorantes, BS; Stylianos Voulgarelis, MD; Harvey J. Woehlck, MD

Neck Pain Secondary to Post Radiation Fibrosis Managed With Ultrasound-Guided Adhesiolysis 
Mackenzie McGrath, MD; Hariharan Shankar, MBBS

 *Articles with this symbol have been approved for Continuing Education Credit. Click on the link to access each article and registration information.
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