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Genomics in Clinical Practice: Update on Molecular Testing for COVID-19 - Online CME Course

Course Director: Timothy B. Curry, M.D., Ph.D.

Available until August 31, 2023 - Online

Many wonder, why do certain coronaviruses cause more severe disease than others?  This module aims to provide the background needed to understand coronaviruses and more specifically, the molecular testing available for the detection of SARS-CoV-2.   There have been a few important studies performed and published, and although the world is still learning, this module answers come of the common questions related to molecular testing for COVID-19.  

Target Audience

Physicians, NP/PAs, Nurses, Pharmacists, Allied Health Professionals, Scientist Researchers

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the Mayo Clinic COVID-19 Live Webinar Series course, learners should be able to:

  • Describe the intended use of molecular tests (e.g., real-time PCR) for the detection of SARS-CoV-2

  • Identify common questions related to molecular testing for COVID-19

  • Discuss the latest advancements in molecular testing

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.

 

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 0.25 ANCC
  • 0.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
09/01/2020
Course expires: 
08/31/2023
Cost:
$20.00

Course Director
Timothy B. Curry, M.D., Ph.D.

Faculty
Matthew J. Binnicker, Ph.D.

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

 

Credit Statements

AMA
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ANCC
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 0.25 ANCC
  • 0.25 Attendance

Price

Cost:
$20.00
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Cancellation and Refund Policy:

Request for cancellations must be submitted in writing to cme@mayo.edu. When cancelling a registration for a course 14 days or more before the course start date, a full refund (minus a $75 administrative fee) will be issued in the same form of payment the registration was received. No refunds are granted less than 14 days before the course start date.

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