ECHO-Chicago: COVID-19 in Pediatric Populations

November 2, 2021 to November 30, 2021
The 2019-20 coronavirus pandemic is an ongoing pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-COV-2). As providers of care to children, we want to do whatever we can to ensure their health and well-being. During the COVID-19 epidemic, our skills, operations, and knowledge are being put to the test. At University of Chicago Medicine, we want to help you through our knowledge sharing systems. To that end, we are hosting an ECHO-Chicago special session, COVID-19 for Pediatric Populations led by ECHO-Chicago director and pediatric infectious disease specialist, Dr. Daniel Johnson.

Target Audience

This activity is designed for physicians and other healthcare professionals dedicated to the treatment of COVID-19 in pediatric populations.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
 
  • Discuss current statistics surrounding COVID-19, flu mortality, and the degree of severity this virus affects children;
  • Describe the factors necessary for SARS-COV2 transmission;
  • Discuss COVID-19 symptoms for pediatric populations and treatment options available;
  • Relate guidelines for discontinuation of transmission-based precautions for patients with COVID-19.
Additional information
ABMS Core Competencies: 
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
Practice-based Learning and Improvement
Interpersonal and Communication Skills
For more information, please contact:
CME Coordinator Contact Name: 
ECHO-Chicago
CME Coordinator Contact Email: 
CME Coordinator Contact Phone: 
773-702-2213
Summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 3.75 Participation
Event starts: 
11/02/2021 - 5:30pm
Event ends: 
11/30/2021 - 6:45pm
Activity opens: 
11/30/2021
Activity expires: 
03/02/2022
Online Webinar
WANT TO KNOW MORE?
To learn more about the ECHO-Chicago curricula, visit us here.
 

ACCESSIBILITY The University of Chicago is committed to providing equal access appropriate to need and circumstances and complies fully with legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you are in need of special accommodation, please contact ECHO-Chicago via e-mail via at echo@peds.bsd.uchicago.edu.

The University of Chicago reserves the right to cancel or postpone this conference due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event this activity must be cancelled or postponed, the registration fee will be refunded; however, The University of Chicago is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.

COURSE FACULTY
  Daniel Johnson, MD
  Professor of Pediatrics
  Chief, Section of Academic Pediatrics
  Chief, Section of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  Vice Chair, Clinical Services
  University of Chicago
 
Marielle J. Fricchione, MD  Marielle Fricchione, MD, FAAP
  Medical Director, Immunization Program
  Chicago Department of Public Health






Disclosure Declarations
As a provider accredited by the ACCME, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine asks everyone in a position to control the content of an education activity to disclose all financial relationships with any ineligible companies. This includes any entity whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. Financial relationships are relevant if a financial relationship, in any amount, exists between the person in control of content and an ineligible company during the past 24 months, and the content of the education is related to the products of an ineligible company with whom the person has a financial relationship. Mechanisms are in place to identify and mitigate any relevant financial relationships prior to the start of the activity.

Additionally, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine requires Authors to identify investigational products or off-label uses of products regulated by the US Food and Drug Administration at first mention and where appropriate in the content.

Physician Credit
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 
 
Other Healthcare Professional Credit
Other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board. 
 
Please Note: The credit claiming process will close three months after the conference end date. Requests to claim credit after three months will be subject to additional fees.
 
 
ECHO-Chicago
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