TI Best Evidence Webinar
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PRESENTER: Dr. Srinivas Murthy, MD.
TOPIC: COVID19: Finding a Treatment That Works
DATE: Wednesday, September 9, 2020
TIME: 19:00 – 20:15 Pacific Daylight Time [UTC -7: convert to your local time]
AUDIENCE: Clinicians, health professionals, researchers, and others interested in infectious disease research.
CME CREDITS: MainPro+/MOC Section 1 credits: 1.0. You must register, attend the webinar and complete the evaluation in order to receive your certificate.
Learning objectives: by the end of this session, participants should be able to:
Provide an overview of the currently available therapies for patients with COVID19.
Discuss ways that health systems can adjust to learning more quickly what works as part of a learning health system.
PRESENTER: Dr. Srinivas Murthy is an infectious diseases and critical care physician at the University of British Columbia, in July 2020 has been awarded the Health Research Foundation of Innovative Medicines Canada Chair in Pandemic Preparedness Research. His academic and clinical focus is on emerging infections and clinical care, and he is the principal investigator of a number of randomized clinical trials evaluating therapies for patients with COVID19. He is an active consultant with the Public Health Agency of Canada and the World Health Organization, and is a frequent contributor to national media in Canada and internationally on COVID19 related subjects.