COVID-19 Update for Oncology
In this activity, moderated by Rasim A. Gucalp, MD, FACP, faculty Noah Kornbloom, MD and Margaret E. McCort, MD discuss the current impact of COVID-19 in oncology and how to better support and protect patients with oncologic/hematologic disorders. The faculty discuss data regarding COVID-19 transmission, mutation, and long-term risk as well as mitigation strategies associated with COVID-19 transmission, management, and long-term effects. This activity was recorded on January 30, 2021 at the NACE Conversations in Oncology Live Broadcast and is being used with the permission of the presenters.
This activity is designed for oncologists, hematologists, Infectious Disease specialists and Internal Medicine.
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be better able to:
- Discuss known and emerging data regarding COVID-19 transmission, mutation, and long-term risk
- Identify mitigation strategies associated with COVID-19 transmission, management, and long-term effects, to better support and protect patients with oncologic/hematologic disorders
Course Director and Moderator
Rasim A. Gucalp, MD, FACP
Professor, Department of Medicine (Oncology)
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Director, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program
Montefiore Medical Center
Dr. Gucalp has no relevant conflicts of interest with any ACCME-defined commercial interest.
Noah Kornblum, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine (Oncology)
Bone Marrow Transplant/Heme Malignancy
Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care
Dr. Kornblum has no relevant conflicts of interest with any ACCME-defined commercial interest.
Margaret E. McCort, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Attending Physician, Division of Infectious Disease
Montefiore Medical Center
Dr. McCort has no relevant conflicts of interest with any ACCME-defined commercial interest.
Provided by Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore Medical Center and The National Association of Continuing Education (NACE).
Joint Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore Medical Center is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) Credit(s)
This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive 0.75 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credit for learning and change
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore Medical Center designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AANP Contact Hour(s)
National Association for Continuing Education is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 121222.
This activity is approved for 0.75 Contact hour (which includes no hours of pharmacology).
- 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
This course is offered through myCME.
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