COVID-19 Updates for Primary Care Clinicians: Improving Prevention and Treatment for Rural and Underserved Communities

CME : 1.5 + more
Start Date :  May 01, 2021End Date :  May 01, 2021

Organized by :   Rural Medical Education (RME) Collaborative

Specialties :   Family Practice, Primary Care, Infectious Disease, Rural Medicine, Preventive Medicine, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioner, Medical Education, Internal Medicine Physicians, Internal Medicine, General and Internal Medicine, General practice, Family Medicine, Adult Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Geriatrics, Hospital Medicine, Immunotherapies, Nursing, OBGYN and Women's Health, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatric Infectious Disease, Pediatrics Adolescent Medicine, Pediatrics, Pharmacy and Medicine, Primary Care Physicians, Public Health, Pulmonary Medicine, Research and Clinical Research, Virology

Fees Fee :   Free

Conference Summary

Get Your Questions About COVID-19 Answered

You’re invited to attend a FREE live CME/CE webinar on COVID-19 led by infectious disease expert Dr. Paul Sax and rural health expert moderator Dr. Barbara Yawn on Saturday, May 01, 2021. By participating, you’ll learn the latest clinical evidence for treatment and prevention of COVID-19 and strategies for overcoming barriers in rural and underserved communities.

• Hear interactive discussions with expert faculty
• Participate in live polls
• Ask questions in real time
• Earn free CME/CNE/ABIM MOC credit

Learning Objectives
• Apply the latest clinical evidence and current guideline recommendations for treatment and prevention of COVID-19
• Employ strategies for improving access to care for COVID-19 treatment and prevention interventions in rural and underserved areas
• Describe potential determinants of vaccine hesitancy and strategies to encourage increased COVID-19 vaccination

Paul E. Sax, MD (Activity Chair)
Clinical Director, Division of Infectious Diseases
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Barbara P. Yawn, MD, MSc, FAAFP (Moderator)
Rural Health Expert
Chief Science Officer, COPD Foundation
Professor of Family and Community Health
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Physician Continuing Medical Education:

The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ABIM MOC Certification
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.5 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) maintenance of certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Continuing Nursing Education
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1.5 contact hours. Pharmacotherapy contact hours for Advance Practice Registered Nurses to be determined.

Credit Info

  • CME : 1.5
  • CNE : 1.5
  • MOC : 1.5
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Target Audience
  • Physician
  • Nursing
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician Assistant
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