An Update on COVID-19 with Stacey Rizza, M.D., FIDSA Online CME Course

Recorded: 12/01/2020        

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve, so does our understanding of the disease. Mayo Clinic infectious diseases specialist Stacey A. Rizza, M.D., FIDSA, presents an updated overview of COVID-19 and the causative agent SARS-CoV-2. She covers the emerging risk factors associated with poor prognosis, the symptoms timeline, stages of disease progression, and how these stages impact our treatment decisions. 

See the "Program" tab to view the video.  No need to register unless you want to claim credit ($5 fee to claim .25 CME credit hours)

Target Audience

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.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:

  • Recall the timeline of the symptoms after infection with SARS-CoV-2
  • List the emerging risk factors for COVID-19 associated with poor prognosis
  • Describe the stages of disease progression

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: 
  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 0.25 Attendance
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         Devyani Lal, M.D.
         Course Director 

         Associate Dean, Mayo Clinic School of       
         Continuous Professional Development        
         Professor of Otolaryngology,
         College of Medicine
         Chair, Division of Rhinology
         Mayo Clinic in Arizona


Stacey A. Rizza, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Consultant in Infectious Diseases
Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota


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 Statement(s)

The Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  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

  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 0.25 Attendance


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