Empowering Latinx physicians, medical professionals and medical students through education, advocacy & health policy to support their efforts to eliminate health disparity, promote and optimize health and the quality of life for Latinx in California.
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Virtual Grand Rounds: Transmission, Testing and Masks: Creating a Culture to Curb COVID-19
September 8, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Join our Virtual Grand Rounds: Transmission, Testing and Masks: creating a culture to curb COVID-19– on Tuesday, September 9, 2020, from 12:00 p.m. PT to 1:30 p.m. PT
This event will be moderated by Dr. Kimberly Newell Green.
|Kimberly Newell Green, M.D., Immediate Past President, San Francisco Marin Medical Society; Associate Clinical Professor, University of California, San Francisco|
As a result of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Discuss and disseminate information on the importance of masking to patients and communities
- Utilize behavior change strategies to encourage patients’ adoption of best practices for face coverings
- Choose the appropriate tests for patients and interpret test results based on the current state of COVID-19.
- Make test recommendations based on test shortage issues and state testing priorities
Recommend protective equipment to use in clinical settings and community settings
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the California Medical Association (CMA) and California Health and Human Services Agency. CMA is accredited by ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The California Medical Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.