CME Courses: COVID-19

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Pediatric COVID-19 Update: COVID-19 Is a Genetic Disease and Hot Topics Q&A

Available December 14, 2020 - December 31, 2020

CE Central Continuing Health Professional Education UMMC.

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Educational objectives
At the conclusion of this activity, the learner should better be able to:

  1. Describe the spectrum of SARS-CoV2 related diseases
  2. Review the known genetic basis of common post-infectious inflammatory disorders in children
  3. Review current COVID-19 transmission dynamics in MS
  4. Review the tenets of COVID-19 testing
  5. Review the presentation of COVID-19 in children


  • Brian Kirmse, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Medical Genetics, UMMC
  • Charlotte Hobbs, MD, Professor, Pediatric Infectious Disease, Microbiology, UMMC

The planners and speakers for this eLearning have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
There are no fees to participate in this eLearning activity.

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

As an organization accredited for continuing medical education, the University of Mississippi School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit (s). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.