Toah5mw7quwvufdzkrzl

COVID-19: What You Need to Know as a Health Professional (2 CME)

COVID-19: Learn the Facts

Release Date: March 16, 2020

Expiration Date: March 16, 2021

Estimated time to complete activity: 2.0 hours

Overview

COVID-19 is a global pandemic that has already resulted in hundreds of thousands of infections and thousands of deaths, with many more anticipated. This course is a go-to resource that will be regularly updated with all of the current information put forth by the CDC, WHO, and other leading agencies and covers the basics, personal protective equipment, diagnostics, and other material.

Target Audience

Health care workers

Credit

This activity was planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Interstate Postgraduate Medical Association (IPMA) and Osmosis. The IPMA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designations

The Interstate Postgraduate Medical Association (IPMA) designates this enduring activity for a maximum 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Privacy Policy

At IPMA, we care about providing you with tools and information to manage and protect your online privacy. IPMA retains records solely for keeping records in accordance with ACCME policies. We will not share your information with any other organizations. We will keep you informed of our CME activities. Please e-mail [email protected] if you do not want to receive any communications from us.

Commercial Support

None

Disclosure Information

As a provider dedicated to independent education and accredited by the ACCME, IPMA must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its educational activities. All individuals (including their spouse/partner) with potential to influence the content of this program have submitted Conflict of Interest declarations that have been reviewed according to policy and these declarations are listed below. All individuals with potential conflicts have been contacted as needed by IPMA staff, and issues of conflict have been discussed, managed, and mitigated.

Name

Role/Responsibility

COI

David Bluemke, MD, PhD

Planner

No Relevant Relationships to Disclose

Rishi Desai, MD, MPH

Planner

No Relevant Relationships to Disclose

Evan Debevec-McKenney

Planner

No Relevant Relationships to Disclose

Daniel J Durand, MD

Planner

No Relevant Relationships to Disclose

Sreenath Jagannathan, DO

Planner

No Relevant Relationships to Disclose

Ursula Florjanczyk

Planner

No Relevant Relationships to Disclose

Susan Mani, MD

Planner

No Relevant Relationships to Disclose

Kaylee Neff

Planner

No Relevant Relationships to Disclose

Heidi Ness

Planner

No Relevant Relationships to Disclose

Cheri Olson, MD

Content Review

No Relevant Relationships to Disclose

Shuja Rayaz, MD

Planner

No Relevant Relationships to Disclose

Brent Savioe, MD, JD

Planner

No Relevant Relationships to Disclose

Clifford R. Weiss, MD

Planner

No Relevant Relationships to Disclose

Yifan Xiao, MD

Planner

No Relevant Relationships to Disclose

Jian Zhang

Planner

No Relevant Relationships to Disclose


CME Contact Information

IPMA

PO Box 5474

Madison, WI 53705

608.231.9045

877.292.4489

[email protected]


Your Instructor


Rishi Desai
Rishi Desai

Rishi Desai, MD, MPH is a pediatric infectious disease physician with a public health background who serves as the Chief Medical Officer at Osmosis and previously led Khan Academy Medicine. Osmosis generates engaging health education videos on a personalized learning engine for 900,000+ medical students and clinicians around the world.

Dr. Desai had an accelerated education, completing high school and receiving his BS in Microbiology and Molecular Genetics from UCLA by the age of 18. He completed his medical training at UCSF and went on to work at medical centers including Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston Medical Center, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, and Stanford University. He earned his MPH in epidemiology at UCLA, and then spent two years at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as an Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer investigating disease outbreaks, before beginning his work in online medical education. He currently sees patients through the largest US telemedicine provider AmWell. When he’s not at the park with his wife and 3-year-old son, he can be found eating raspberries and learning Mandarin.


Course Curriculum


  Introductions and Information
Available in days
days after you enroll

Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

Get started now!