COVID-19 Vaccine & Treatment Updates – Dispelling the Myths

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COVID-19 Vaccine & Treatment Updates – Dispelling the Myths

Otto Ramos, MD
Director, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Nicklaus Children’s Pediatric Specialists
Nicklaus Children's Hospital
Miami, FL

&

Carolina Sanchez-Vegas, MD
Attending, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Nicklaus Children’s Pediatric Specialists
Nicklaus Children's Hospital
Miami, FL

Target Audience

Nicklaus Children's Hospital CME activities are provided to pediatricians, House Staff physicians, pediatric subspecialists in medicine & surgery and pediatric researchers. 

Other physicians including family practitioners and other healthcare providers are encouraged to participate when appropriate. One or more of the CME activities is designed to attract and impart CME activities to national and international physicians.

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this activity, participants are expected to:

Understand the difference between available vaccines. To learn how mRNA vaccines were developed. To understand how these vaccines work.

[Recorded 01/29/2021]

Q&A

A transcript of this session's Q&A is available and can be read/downloaded here.

Reporting

Florida Board of Medicine Licensed Physicians ONLY: 
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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Nicklaus Children's Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of AMA PRA Category Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Course opens: 
01/29/2021
Course expires: 
01/28/2023
Parent activity set: 
Rating: 
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Faculty Disclosure Statement: 

The speakers(s), or spouse/partner, have not had (in the past 12 months) any conflicts of interest to resolve or relevant financial relationship with the manufacturers of products or services that will be discussed in this CME activity or in this presentation.
The speakers(s) will support this presentation and clinical recommendations with the "best available evidence" from the medical literature.

The following speaker(s), or spouse/partner, have made the following disclosure(s):

Dr. Ramos will discuss the unapproved Oxford and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccines (Pending approval).

Dr. Sanchez-Vegas will discuss various unapproved/off-label use of COVID-19 treatments including: Ivermectin, Vitamin D, Monoclonal Antibodies, Hydroxychloroquine, and others.

Faculty/Planner Disclosure Policy

In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education’s Standards for Commercial Support, all planners, teachers, and authors involved in the development of CME content are required to disclose to the accredited provider their relevant financial relationships. Relevant financial relationships will be disclosed to the activity audience.

No Commercial Support was received for this activity. The Planning Committee and Staff have no conflicts of interest to declare.

Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Reporting

Florida Board of Medicine Licensed Physicians ONLY:
Badge: Provider Reports to CE Broker​​​​​​CME credits earned for completing this course are reported directly to CE Broker. Make sure your profile is complete to avoid errors in reporting. For more information and instructions visit our CE Broker Reporting page.

CME Credits

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Completion Certificates

For registrants needing a Certificate of Attendance/Completion instead of a Certificate for CME Credit earned, please contact us at cme@nicklaushealth.org. We will award you the above certificate upon request if all course requirements are completed.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Nicklaus Children's Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of AMA PRA Category Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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