Outbreak of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)—Interim Guidance for Clinicians

Date: Friday, January 31, 2020

Time: 2:00pm-3:00pm (Eastern Time)

Overview

During this COCA Call, clinicians will learn about the current epidemiology, infection control and prevention recommendations, specimen collection and testing, and clinical management for patients with 2019-nCoV infection.

A few minutes before the webinar begins on Friday, January 31, 2020, please click the link below to join the webinar:
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Webinar ID: 915 683 484

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Special Request: Due to the high demand we anticipate for this COCA Call, we kindly ask participants to access it in a group format, if at all possible, to allow for the maximum number of participants to attend.

Please note, there will be only a few introductory slides for this presentation. The subject matter covered during this webinar will not have an accompanying slide deck.

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Please note, there are only a few introductory slides for this presentation. The subject matter covered during this webinar will not have an accompanying slide deck.

Aron Hall, DVM, MSPH
2019-nCoV Epidemiology Task Force Deputy Lead
National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Will Weldon, PhD
2019-nCoV Laboratory Task Force Lead
National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Timothy Uyeki, MD, MPH, MPP
2019-nCoV Response Clinical Team Lead
National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ryan Fagan, MD, MPH&TM
2019-nCoV Healthcare Infection Control Team Lead
National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Continuing Education will not be offered for this COCA Call.

  • Physicians
  • Nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Veterinarians
  • Physician Assistants
  • Health Educators
  • Other Clinicians
  • Contact Information:coca@cdc.gov
  • Support/Funding:Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Emergency Risk Communication Branch
  • Method of Participation:You may participate in the educational activity by viewing the program information above.
  • Fees: Continuing Education (CE) is free.

Accreditation Statements

CME: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CNE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This activity provides 1.0 contact hour.

CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEU’s for this program.

CECH: Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to total 1 Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 0. CDC provider number 98614.

Image of acpe logo.CPE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

This program is a designated event for pharmacists to receive) 0.1 CEUs in pharmacy education. The Universal Activity Number is 0387-0000-20-033-L04-P  and enduring 0387-0000-20-033-H04-P course category.

This activity has been designated as Knowledge-Based.

Once credit is claimed, an unofficial statement of credit is immediately available on TCEOnline. Official credit will be uploaded within 60 days on the NABP/CPE Monitor.

For Certified Public Health Professionals (CPH)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a pre-approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) recertification credits and is authorized to offer 1 CPH recertification credit for this program.

AAVSB/RACE: This program was reviewed and approved by the AAVSB RACE program for 1.0 hours of continuing education. Participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours accepted in certain categories and/or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education. Please contact the AAVSB RACE program if you have any comments/concerns regarding this program’s validity or relevancy to the veterinary profession.

DISCLOSURE:

In compliance with continuing education requirements, CDC, our planners, our presenters, and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters.

Planners have reviewed content to ensure there is no bias.

The presentation will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use, except Dr. Angela Campbell would like to disclose that she will discuss the off label use of antiviral medications for treatment of influenza.

CDC did not accept commercial support for this continuing education activity.

Page last reviewed: January 27, 2020