CME Opportunities: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates


The Baylor College of Medicine Division of Continuing Professional Development has made two educational activities available for all physicians.

Coronavirus Update site

A website providing educational materials and resources, updates from the CDC, and relevant publications relating to the COVID-19 emergency. Local Texas and Houston-area updates are also provided, including a county-by-county map of the distribution confirmed COVID-19 cases in Texas.

Physicians who review the materials on this site and complete a post-test and evaluation may be awarded a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

2019 Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19): Overview and Current State of the Outbreak

In this presentation, Dr. Prathit Kulkarni, M.D. and Dr. Robert Atmar, M.D. discuss the emerging COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Kulkarni gives background information on the outbreak and discusses transmission dynamics and clinical characteristics and outcomes of this disease. Dr. Atmar discusses the virology of the infection, potential therapeutic options, and possible vaccine development. Both physicians answer remote audience questions at the end of the presentation.

Physicians who watch this presentation and complete a post-test and evaluation may be awarded a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.