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Rounding@IOWA


Apr 13, 2021

In this episode we’re offering an update on vaccines for COVID-19 and how physicians and clinicians can talk to their patients about COVID-19 with the newest knowledge on vaccines.  We'll also talk about the impact of the variants and the course of the pandemic. 

Gerard Clancy, MD, Senior Associate Dean for External Affairs and Professor of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

Patricia L. Winokur, MD, Executive Dean and Professor of Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease Specialist, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

Financial Disclosures
Dr. Gerard Clancy and the members of the planning committee for Rounding@IOWA have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Dr. Patricia Winokur has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:  

  • Pfizer, Inc. - Sponsored Research
  • Johnson & Johnson - Family has stock

CME Credit Available: https://uiowa.cloud-cme.com/course/courseoverview?P=0&EID=41674 

Educational Objectives - After listening to this podcast, learners should be able to:

  1. Talk to their patients with the most current knowledge on the COVID-19 virus, the impact of the variants and the course of pandemic.
  2. Communicate with their patients the continued safety and efficacy profile of the various COVID-19 vaccines on preventing infection, hospitalization and death.

Accreditation: The University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CME Credit Designation: The University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses: Effective March 18, 2020, Iowa nurses may use participation in ACCME-accredited education toward their CE requirement for licensure. A certificate of participation will be available after successful completion of the course. (Nurses from other states should confirm with their licensing boards that this activity meets their state's licensing requirements.)

Other Health Care Providers: A certificate of completion will be available after successful completion of the course. (It is the responsibility of licensees to determine if this continuing education activity meets the requirements of their professional licensure board.)

Date Recorded: 3/29/2021