COVID-19: Virus, Variants, Velocity and Vaccines - Online CME Course
Gregory A. Poland, M.D., director of Mayo Clinic’s Vaccine Research Group, discusses COVID-19 vaccines currently available and in development. Dr. Poland also explains the potential impact of viral variants on vaccination efforts. The segment was recorded at Mayo Clinic Clinical Reviews 2021: 32nd Annual Family Medicine and Internal Medicine Update.
See the "Program" tab to view the video. No need to register unless you want to claim credit ($20 fee to claim 1.00 CME credit hours)
Healthcare workers of all specialties who are being impacted by COVID-19, including physicians, research scientists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and anyone with a particular interest in prevention, treatment, and patient care.
Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:
- Explain vaccine efficacy and define outcomes
- Discuss mRNA and adenovirus-vectored vaccines
- Describe issues and effects of viral variants
Utilization of this Mayo Clinic online (enduring materials) course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be in this course.
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|Devyani Lal, M.D.|
Associate Dean, Mayo Clinic School of
Continuous Professional Development
Professor of Otolaryngology,
College of Medicine
Chair, Division of Rhinology
Mayo Clinic in Arizona
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- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 ANCC
- 1.00 AOA Category 2-A
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