Doctor Day Sponsors / Host Organizations
2020 Sponsor Position Papers/Informational Handouts are linked below
Axley is a full-service law firm with two Wisconsin offices (Madison & Waukesha) and more than 50 practicing attorneys. Named the #1 Law Firm by InBusiness Magazine‘s Executive Choice awards for the past three years running, Axley provides exceptional legal services to a wide array of clients from individuals and small business owners to multinational corporations.
Brown County Medical Society
Brown County Medical Society (BCMS) is the professional membership society for nearly 600 physicians, residents and medical students that live and work in Brown County. Membership in BCMS is linked to the Wisconsin Medical Society so members are part of two influential physician groups in the Wisconsin that understand the relationship between quality medical care, physician satisfaction, advocacy and community health initiatives.
Medical College of Wisconsin handout
The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is the state’s only private medical school and health sciences graduate school. MCW is dedicated to leadership and excellence in education, patient care, research and service. Over 1,200 students are enrolled in MCW’s medical and graduate school programs. Approximately 1,540 MCW physicians provide care in virtually every medical specialty, representing more than 1.6 million patient visits.
UW Health/UW School of Medicine and Public Health
UW Health is the integrated health system of the University of Wisconsin-Madison serving more than 600,000 patients each year in the Upper Midwest and beyond with approximately 1,750 physicians and 21,000 staff at seven hospitals and more than 80 outpatient sites. UW Health is governed by the UW Hospitals and Clinics Authority and partners with UW School of Medicine and Public Health to fulfill their patient care, research, education and community service missions. UW School of Medicine and Public Health is the nation's only combined school of medicine and public health. Its 1,750 faculty in 10 basic science and 17 clinical departments engage in research, education and clinical care at UW Health's clinic locations, University Hospital, American Family Children’s Hospital, UW Health at the American Center, UW Health Rehabilitation Hospital, other Madison hospitals and approximately 80 regional locations.
Waukesha County Medical Society
Waukesha County Medical Society (WCMS) is the professional membership society for over 900 physicians, residents and medical students working and living in Waukesha County. Membership in WCMS is linked to the Wisconsin Medical Society so members are part of two influential physician groups in the state that understand the relationship between quality medical care, physician satisfaction, advocacy and community health initiatives.
Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians handout
The mission of the WAFP is to promote excellence in health care and to improve the health of the people of Wisconsin through the advancement of the art and science of Family Medicine, the specialty of Family Medicine and the professional growth of Family Physicians.
Wisconsin Academy of Opthalmology handout
WAO promotes quality eye care for the citizens of Wisconsin by providing its members with resources including professional education, legislative advocacy, and membership services to enhance the practice of ophthalmology in Wisconsin.
Wisconsin Association of Hematology and Oncology handout
WAHO promotes excellence in the care of patients with cancer and hematological disorders. The society represents cancer care providers throughout the state of Wisconsin, and is the largest organization in the state representing oncologists. We are active in numerous healthcare issues facing those involved in cancer care, including reimbursement and practice management, clinical trials, off-label drug use for chemotherapy pharmaceuticals and more.
WI Chapter American College of Emergency Physicians handout
Wisconsin Chapter ACEP is one of 53 chapters chartered by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP). WACEP represents a diverse group of over 500 emergency physicians, residents and medical students including academicians, physicians in private practice, employed physicians, independent physicians and more. WACEP represents the principles of the emergency medicine specialty and acts as a unifying force for emergency physicians facing practice challenges in a rapidly changing environment.
Wisconsin Dermatological Society
The Wisconsin Dermatological Society is a non-profit professional association of dermatologists throughout the state of Wisconsin. WDS provides support for continued medical education in the field of dermatology, and collaboration among dermatologists to address issues affecting the cutaneous health of the people of Wisconsin.
Wisconsin Medical Society handout
The Wisconsin Medical Society (Society) is the largest physician advocacy organization in Wisconsin, representing more than 12,800 physicians and their patients. A trusted health policy leader and professional development resource, the Society has a rich and proud history advancing the science and art of medicine.
Wisconsin Neurological Society handout
The Wisconsin Neurological Society was established in 1974 and is affiliated with the American Academy of Neurology. The purpose of the Wisconsin Neurology Society is to advance the field of Neurology in Wisconsin through educational opportunities and the sharing of scientific information.
Wisconsin Orthopaedic Society handout
The purpose of the Wisconsin Orthopaedic Society is to enhance the commitment of practicing orthopaedic surgeons in Wisconsin to stay current of information and advancements in the dynamic practice of modern orthopaedic surgery, to maintain the highest medical and ethical standards, and ultimately to optimize service and care to our patients. This is encouraged by our members and promoted by our educational and informative process.
Wisconsin Psychiatric Association handout
The Wisconsin Psychiatric Association represents over 400 members throughout the state dedicated to patient care, education and research. Psychiatrists are qualified to assess both the mental and physical aspects of psychological disturbance and specialize in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mental health, including substance use disorders. The Association and its members work together to ensure the effective care and treatment for all persons with mental disorders.
Wisconsin Radiological Society handout
WRS is a chapter of the American College of Radiology, serving over 750 diagnostic radiologists, interventional radiologists, nuclear medicine physicians, physicists and radiation oncologists in the state of Wisconsin. WRS advances the science of radiology, improving radiologic service to patients and the medical community, and studying the economics of radiology; the encouragement of improved and continuing education for radiologists; and the establishment and maintenance of high medical and ethical standards in the practice of radiology.
Wisconsin Section, ACOG handout
The Wisconsin Section of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists represents over 900 physicians, residents and medical students, and works to protect and improve the health and well-being of all women in Wisconsin by engaging members in leadership development, advocacy and educational activities that promote the highest standards of practice of obstetrics and gynecology.
Wisconsin Society of Addiction Medicine handout
The Wisconsin Society of Addiction Medicine is a state chapter of the American Society of Addiction Medicine, the nation's leading addiction medicine professional society. Our mission is to improve the care and treatment of people with the disease of addiction, and advance the practice of Addiction Medicine.
Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists handout
The WSA was chartered by the American Society of Anesthesiologists in 1947 and now has over 900 members, including residents from the two training centers at Medical College of Wisconsin and University of Wisconsin-Madison. The WSA was created to provide in-state continuing medical education to anesthesiologists, and today also serves patients, the general public, and elected representatives as the resource on standards of ethical anesthesia care.
Wisconsin Society of Pathologists
The Wisconsin Society of Pathologists, an organization of board-certified pathologists, serves and represents the interest of patients, pathologists, and the public by fostering excellence in the practice of pathology and laboratory medicine, and by keeping involved with all clinical and scientific issues in the State of Wisconsin.
Wisconsin Society of Plastic Surgeons handout
The Wisconsin Society of Plastic Surgeons (WSPS) is a state partner of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Established in 1959, the Society represents highly trained plastic surgeons in Wisconsin, and offers quality patient-centered plastic surgical education through its annual conference. Members receive timely news and access to resources both electronically and through interactions among colleagues. For more information, visit the WSPS website at www.wisocietyplasticsurgery.com.
Wisconsin Surgical Society handout
The purpose of the Wisconsin Surgical Society is to advance the science and practice of surgery in its various branches. The Wisconsin Surgical Society serves as an organization to effectively network with surgeons for the dissemination and exchange of information with the purpose of advancing patient care.
WISMED Assure handout
WISMED Assure is the only Wisconsin-based insurance and financial services firm exclusively serving the health care community. Formerly known as Wisconsin Medical Society Insurance & Financial Services Inc., WisMed Assure has been serving the needs of physicians, medical students and healthcare professionals since 1995. We work closely with the Wisconsin Medical Society to ensure the services and products we develop and offer not only meet the needs of our clients today, but also assures their future financial safety and success.
Lee Government Relations, LLC
Lee Government Relations (LGR) is an independent, client-centered government affairs consulting firm located on the Capitol square in Madison. Our primary mission is to provide clients with a strong, credible voice in the legislative arena and to ensure clients are effectively positioned through our experience with the legislative and political process to meet their government affairs objectives.
Badger Bay Management Co
Badger Bay Management Company (BBMC) is a full-service association management company located in the heart of the Fox Valley. Formed in 2006, Badger Bay provides association management services designed to support specific client needs and interests.