[Webinar] Long COVID: Exploring Advancements & Management

July 17, 2024

Overview:
 

Join us for an engaging, one-hour virtual session that delves into the complexities of Long COVID. This course, designed for healthcare professionals, aligns with local public health priorities and promises to offer invaluable insights from esteemed experts in the field.

The course will commence with a 20-minute session led by Dr. Calabrese, providing a deep dive into Long COVID's intricacies, including its definition, epidemiology, risks, and manifestations. Following this, Dr. Wisotzky will take the stage for 20 minutes to discuss diagnostic workups and treatment options for Long COVID-related symptoms. Finally, Dr. Nath will moderate a roundtable discussion, synthesizing the expertise of both instructors and fostering dynamic dialogue among participants.



Learning Objectives:
 

  • To describe the current case definitions used for Long COVID and their limitations in care and research
  • To describe the pathophysiology, risks and protective factors for developing Long COVID
  • To recognize common clinical manifestations of Long COVID
  • To critically appraise the major therapies and evidence for Long COVID
  • Review diagnostic workup for various long COVID related symptoms
  • Identify treatment options for various long COVID related symptoms

 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacy technician
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 1.00 Completion
Course opens: 
06/06/2024
Course expires: 
07/24/2024
Event starts: 
07/17/2024 - 12:00pm EDT
Event ends: 
07/17/2024 - 1:00pm EDT
Rating: 
5
Zoom Webinar

We are excited to announce that our upcoming course webinar will be hosted live on Zoom, providing an engaging learning experience from the comfort of your home.

 

Upon enrolling in the course, you will receive an email with a link to access the course and a calendar invitation. When you return to the course on the 17th, you can continue from where you left off by Click the "Start" button to begin the course. The webinar section, which will include the Zoom link, will be available on July 17th at 12 PM EST.

   Dr. Leonard Calabrese

  • Director, RJ Fasenmyer Centre for Clinical Immunology
  • Vice Chair, Department of Rheumatic and Immunologic Disease
  • Co-director, Centre for Vasculitis Care and Research
  • Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA

Dr. Eric Wisotzky

  • Division Chief, MedStar National Rehabilitation Network

Dr. Avindra Nath

 

  • Director, Translational Neuroscience Center, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)

PHARMACISTS AND PHARMACY TECHNICIANS

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

ACPE Pharmacist: (1.00 Contact Hour) UAN: 0536-9999-24-018-L01-P

ACPE Pharmacy Technician: (1.00 Contact Hour) UAN: 0536-9999-24-018-L01-T

PHYSICIANS – AMA CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

PHYSICIANS – ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and Innovation Horizons. The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacy technician
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 1.00 Completion
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Required Hardware/software

High-Speed Internet Connection

Browser

  • This educational activity has been tested in the latest versions of Edge, Firefox, Safari, and Chrome browsers on Windows or Macintosh computers. 
  • The Safari, Firefox, or Chrome browsers are recommended for best results. 
  • The Internet Explorer browser is not recommended as it is no longer supported by Microsoft. 

The webinar section, which will include the Zoom link, will be available on July 17th at 12 PM EST.