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Webinars: COVID-19

In cooperation with the Feinberg Office of Continuing Medical Education, the Department of Medicine provides a variety of Continuing Medical Education (CME) opportunities for healthcare providers throughout the Chicago and Northwest Indiana areas:

 Heart Team Summit COVID-19 Town Halls

Presented by cardiovascular, interventional, heart failure and PCCM specialists from Ascension St. Vincent, Northwestern Medicine and Barnes Jewish Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine.

Town Hall, May 20, 2020

Town Hall, April 29, 2020

Town Hall, April 16, 2020

Town Hall, April 8, 2020

Disclosures: There are no relevant financial relationships.

Accreditation Statement
The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement
The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

More Information
For more information please visit https://heartteamsummit.com.

 Department of Medicine Medical Grand Rounds

Presented by Department of Medicine Faculty on the topic of COVID-19 updates. Schedule of upcoming Department of Medicine Medical Grand Rounds can be found at: Northwestern University PlanIT Purple and NU FSM Continuing Medical Education.

Department of Medicine Medical Grand Rounds, June 2, 2020

Weekly Medical Grand Rounds presentations from faculty across the Department of Medicine providing the 2020 academic year in review. Opening comments by Douglas E. Vaughan, MD, Chair of Department of Medicine.

Department of Medicine Medical Grand Rounds, May 26, 2020

Weekly Medical Grand Rounds presentations from the Department of Medicine providing updates on COVID-19 topics related to epidemiology and collateral damage and how Northwestern Memorial Hospital has partnered with and supported the community. Opening comments by Douglas E. Vaughan, MD, Chair of Department of Medicine. Presenters: Sadiya Khan, MD, MSc, Assistant Professor of Cardiology and Preventive Medicine (Epidemiology); Posh Charles, Vice President of Community Affairs at Northwestern Medicine; Lisa Azu-Popow, Director of Community Affairs at Northwestern Medicine; and Pastor Chris Harris, CEO of Bright Star Community.

 

Department of Medicine Medical Grand Rounds, May 19, 2020

Weekly Medical Grand Rounds presentations from faculty across the Department of Medicine providing updates on COVID-19 topics related to MIS-C, genetics and serological testing, vaccine development, viral pneumonia. Opening comments by Douglas E. Vaughan, MD, Chair of Department of Medicine. Presenters: Richard T. D’Aquila, MD, Associate Vice President of Research, Howard Taylor Ricketts Professor, Professor of Infectious Diseases Medicine; Anne Rowley, MD, Professor of Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Attending Physician in Infectious Diseases at Anne & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago; Elizabeth McNally, MD, PhD, Director of the Center for Genetic Medicine, Elizabeth J. Ward Professor of Genetic Medicine, Professor of Cardiology Medicine and Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics; Richard Wunderink, MD, Director of the Medical Intensive Care Unit, Professor of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine.

 

Department of Medicine Medical Grand Rounds, May 12, 2020

Weekly Medical Grand Rounds presentations from faculty across the Department of Medicine providing updates on COVID-19 topics related to epidemiology, clinical course, outcomes, vaccine approaches, management options and healthcare disparities.  Presenters:  Clyde W. Yancy, MD, 
Professor of Medicine and Medical Social Science,  Chief of Cardiology, Associate Director of Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute, Vice-Dean of Diversity & Inclusion, and Deputy Editor, JAMA Cardiology;  Michael G. Ison, MD, Professor of Infectious Diseases & Organ Transplantation.

Department of Medicine Medical Grand Rounds, May 5, 2020

Weekly Medical Grand Rounds presentations from faculty across the Department of Medicine providing updates on COVID-19 topics related to serologic testing and remdesivir clinical trials. Opening comments provided by Aashish K. Didwania, MD, Vice Chair for Education and Associate Professor of Medicine. Presenters: Teresa R Zembower, MD, Associate Professor of Infectious Disease Medicine and Pathology; Karen M Krueger, MD, Instructor of Infectious Disease Medicine.

Department of Medicine Medical Grand Rounds, April 28, 2020

Weekly Medical Grand Rounds presentations from faculty across the Department of Medicine providing updates on COVID-19 topics related to cytokine storm and immunomodulatory drugs, neurological manifestations, benign hematology, GI, and obesity. Presenters: Anaadriana Zakarija, MD, Associate Professor of Hematology/Oncology; Eric M. Ruderman, MD, MS, Professor of Rheumatology; Edward Manno, MD, MS, Professor of Neurology (Stroke and Neurocritical Care) and Neurological Surgery; Stephen B. Hanauer, MD, Professor of Medicine Gastroenterology and Hepatology; Robert Kushner, MD, MS, Professor of Endocrinology.

Department of Medicine Medical Grand Rounds, April 21, 2020

Medical Grand Rounds with presentations from faculty across the Department of Medicine providing updates on COVID-19 topics related to long term care facilities. Opening comments by Douglas E. Vaughan, MD, Chair of Department of Medicine. Presenters: Lee Lindquist, MD, Section Chief of Geriatric Medicine; Monica Rusboldt, OT, Administrator at The Clare; Katherine O’Brien, MD, Assistant Professor of Geriatric Medicine; and Theresa Rowe, DO, Assistant Professor of Geriatric Medicine.

Department of Medicine Medical Grand Rounds, April 14, 2020

Weekly Medical Grand Rounds presentations from faculty across the Department of Medicine providing updates on COVID-19 topics related to epidemiology, modes of transmission, data, exposure management, and PPE guidelines. Presenters: Maureen K. Bolon, MD, Associate Professor of Infectious Diseases; and Teresa R. Zembower, MD, Associate Professor of Infectious Diseases and Pathology.

Department of Medicine Medical Grand Rounds, April 10, 2020

Supplemental Medical Grand Rounds with presentations from faculty across the Department of Medicine providing updates on COVID-19 topics related to high risk and elderly patients, ethics, clinical research challenges, education/training of residents and fellows, and clinical operations. Presenters: Michael G. Ison, MD, Professor of Infectious Diseases and Organ Transplantation; Benjamin D. Singer, MD, Assistant Professor of Pulmonary and Critical Care; Kathy J. Neely, MD, Associate Professor of Hospital Medicine; Jyoti D. Patel, MD, Professor of Hematology and Oncology; Aashish K. Didwania, MD, Associate Professor of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics; and Rachel M. Cyrus, MD, Assistant Professor of Hospital Medicine.

Department of Medicine Medical Grand Rounds, April 7, 2020

Weekly Medical Grand Rounds presentations from faculty across the Department of Medicine providing updates on COVID-19 topics related to therapeutics, pulmonary and critical care medicine, outpatient COVID-19 monitoring, hospital medicine, clinical informatics, physician wellness, and PPE. Presenters: Babafemi O. Taiwo, MD, Chief of Infectious Diseases; GR Scott Budinger, MD, Chief of Pulmonary and Critical Care; Jeffrey A. Linder, MD, Chief of General Internal Medicine; Kevin J. O’Leary, MD, Chief of Hospital Medicine; David M. Liebovitz, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine and Associate Vice Chair for Clinical Informatics; Cybele Ghossein, MD, Professor of Nephrology and Vice Chair for Academic and Faculty Affairs; and Charles J. Davidson, MD, Professor of Cardiology and Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs.

Department of Medicine Medical Grand Rounds, March 31, 2020

Weekly Medical Grand Rounds presentations from faculty across the Department of Medicine providing updates on COVID-19 topics related to epidemiology, modes of transmission, data, exposure management, and PPE guidelines. Presenters: Maureen K. Bolon, MD, Associate Professor of Infectious Diseases; and Teresa R. Zembower, MD, Associate Professor of Infectious Diseases and Pathology.

Department of Medicine Medical Grand Rounds, March 17, 2020

Weekly Medical Grand Rounds featuring an update on the SARS-Coronovirus 2/COVID-19. Presenter: Michael G. Ison, MD, Professor of Infectious Diseases and Organ Transplantation.

 

Target Audience: Internal Medicine Physicians, Nurses and Staff

Learning Objectives: 1) Detail the current epidemiology of COVID-19; 2) Describe the clinical features and evolving approach to diagnosis and management; 3) Discuss public health interventions to control COVID-19, and the NM response.

Accreditation Statement: The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement: The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement: The course director of this activity, Dr. Aashish K. Didwania, has nothing to disclose.

Contact Us

We want to provide valuable education opportunities and welcome you to contact us and share ideas for future lectures and events.

Tam Nguyen

Program Director

Communications

tam.nguyen( at )nm.org
312-695-2643

Rana Khalifeh

Program Coordinator

Communications

rana.khalifeh( at )northwestern.edu
312-926-4653

Linda Carey

Administrative Director, Landsberg Society

Communications, Endocrinology, Graduate Education

lcarey( at )northwestern.edu
312-908-1892

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