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Updates on COVID-19 Variants, Disease Prevention and Management - Online CME Course

Recorded on September 9, 2021

Mayo Clinic experts provided the latest information on various aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic including the state of the pandemic, delta, lambda and other variants, and progress in the prevention and management of COVID-19 disease.

Moderator: Zelalem Temesgen, M.D., consultant, Division of Infectious Diseases; professor of medicine

Featured Expert: Gregory A. Poland, M.D., emeritus consultant, Division of General Internal Medicine; Mary Lowell Leary Emeritus Professor of Medicine; director, Mayo Vaccine Research Group

Featured Expert: Abinash Virk, M.D., consultant, Division of Infectious Diseases; professor of medicine

Featured Expert: Claudia R. Libertin, M.D., consultant, Division of Infectious Diseases; professor of medicine

Featured Expert: Joseph D. Yao, M.D., chair, Division of Clinical Microbiology, associate professor of laboratory medicine and pathology; associate professor of medicine; assistant professor of microbiology

Learning Objectives

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

  • Describe the current global epidemiology of SARS CoV-2 variants
  • List the SARS CoV-2 variants that may be of concern in the near future

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.

Additional Information

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
09/09/2021
Course expires: 
09/09/2024

Moderator: Zelalem Temesgen, M.D., consultant, Division of Infectious Diseases; professor of medicine

Featured Expert: Gregory A. Poland, M.D., emeritus consultant, Division of General Internal Medicine; Mary Lowell Leary Emeritus Professor of Medicine; director, Mayo Vaccine Research Group

Featured Expert: Abinash Virk, M.D., consultant, Division of Infectious Diseases; professor of medicine

Featured Expert: Claudia R. Libertin, M.D., consultant, Division of Infectious Diseases; professor of medicine

Featured Expert: Joseph D. Yao, M.D., chair, Division of Clinical Microbiology, associate professor of laboratory medicine and pathology; associate professor of medicine; assistant professor of microbiology

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):

AMA
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this enduring activity 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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