Overview

With ever-changing information on the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19), it is hard to keep the facts straight! Join Drs. Charles Vega and Ty Gluckman as they team up live to discuss how the post-acute sequalae of COVID-19 (PASC) and trends, prevention, and treatment of COVID-19 infection among children and young people.

Learning Objectives

  • Explain the definition and prevalence of post-acute sequalae of COVID-19 (PASC).
  • Describe the range of symptoms found in patients with PASC, how long they may last, and the importance of multidisciplinary management in those with more severe manifestations.
  • Analyze epidemiologic trends for COVID-19 infection among children and young people (CYP).
  • Assess means to prevent and treat COVID-19 among CYP.

CME/CE Information

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

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Pri-Med Institute designates this enduring material for a maximum of .50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For APRNs and PAs, AANPCB and NCCPA accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credit as the number of hours of participation (AANPCB) or as Category 1 CME credits (NCCPA).

Faculty

Ty J. Gluckman, MD, FACC, FAHA

Medical Director, Center for Cardiovascular Analytics, Research, and Data Science (CARDS)
Providence Heart Institute
Providence St. Joseph Health
Portland, OR

Charles Vega, MD, FAAFP

Health Sciences Clinical Professor
UC Irvine Department of Family Medicine
Assistant Dean for Culture and Community Education
Executive Director, UC Irvine Program in Medical Education for the Latino Community
UC Irvine School of Medicine
Irvine, CA

Disclosures

The following relevant financial relationships have been disclosed by faculty, and all have been mitigated by Pri-Med Institute.

Ty J. Gluckman, MD, FACC, FAHA: No relevant financial relationships disclosed. 

Charles Vega, MD, FAAFP: No relevant financial relationships disclosed. 

Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

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