pathCast Lecture | Placental Pathology and COVID 19
The COVID-19 pandemic has ushered in an unprecedented era to the global societies. Apart from respiratory system, the virus has also affected various other organs of the human body. One such organ is placenta. Pregnant women affected by COVID-19 developed placental pathologies. It is important for the pathologists to be aware of these new pathologies in human placenta, so proper diagnosis can be rendered to the patients.
The purpose of this lecture is to update the pathologists about placental pathology associated with COVID-19 infection
City of Hope pathologists, oncologists, pathology fellows, and researchers.
- Discuss placental pathology in association with COVID-19
- Apply this knowledge to diagnose placental involvement by SARS-CoV2 infection
- Utilize this knowledge for antenatal care of pregnant women with COVID-19
- Apply this knowledge for future research
Virtual Meeting- Zoom
Jaclyn Watkins, MD, MS Assistant Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School; Assistant Pathologist, Massachusetts General Hospital
Dr. Watkins has indicated that she does not have anything to disclose.
ACCREDITATION STATEMENT: City of Hope is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CREDIT DESIGNATION: City of Hope designates this live webinar for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The following credit type(s) are being offered for this course:
• AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ 1.0
The following may apply AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for license renewal:
Registered Nurses: Nurses may report up to 1.0 credit hours toward the continuing education requirements for license renewal by their state Board of Registered Nurses (BRN). AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ may be noted on the license renewal application in lieu of a BRN provider number.
Physician Assistants: The National Commission on Certification of Physicians Assistants states that AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ accredited courses are acceptable for CME requirements for recertification.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™City of Hope is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
City of Hope designates this pathCast Lecture | Placental Pathology and COVID 19 for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ requirements. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.00 Attendance