Mayo Clinic COVID-19 Live Webinar Series - July 21, 2020 - Online CME Course

Session 5: Critical Care Planning for the COVID-19 Pandemic: Preparing for the Next Wave
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 9 a.m. CT

The COVID-19 pandemic has required critical care practitioners and administrators to prepare for a surge in critical care capacity. In this session, Mayo Clinic experts will discuss lessons learned from Mayo’s initial mass critical care planning efforts during the pandemic. Leaders from various sites will compare the differences in critical care planning, preparedness and shaping forces within different practice settings across the Mayo Clinic enterprise.

  • Moderator: Alexander S. Niven, M.D., Consultant, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine; Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Featured Expert: Ayan Sen, M.D., Chair, Department of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic in Arizona; Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine; Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Featured Expert: Pablo Moreno Franco, M.D., Chair, Department of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic in Florida; Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Featured Expert: Adel S. Zurob, M.D., Chair, Department of Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care, Mayo Clinic Health System
  • Featured Expert: Daniel R. Brown, M.D., Ph.D., Chair, Division of Critical Care Anesthesiology; Professor of Anesthesiology
  • Featured Expert: Melissa K. Myers, M.D., Senior Associate Consultant, Intensive and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic Health System; Instructor in Medicine
  • Featured Expert: Lindsey M. Lehman, M.P.H., M.H.A., Operations Administrator, Division of Critical Care Anesthesiology; Assistant Professor of Health Care Administration

The views and perspectives shared in these resources are presented based on information available at the time of recording.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Discuss current research initiatives related to the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Identify promising innovative solutions for treatment strategies in COVID-19 patients
  • Describe the expedited translational research related to COVID-19
  • Describe innovative practice redesign principles to treat patients in a virtual setting.

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.00 Attendance
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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: 

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians 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.

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Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.00 Attendance


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