CME Course

Dermatology Residents’ Initial Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

This podcast offers insight into how medical training was affected by the pandemic, the uncertainties residents faced, and what improvements can be made to better address and cope with a potential second wave of COVID-19.

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Target Audience

All healthcare providers.

Goals and Objectives 

Drs. Yumeng (Marina) Li and Fabrizio Galimberti, who both recently graduated residency from the University of Miami discuss their article, “US Dermatology Resident Responses about the COVID-19 Pandemic: Results from a Nationwide Survey” which appears in the September 2020 issue of the Southern Medical Journal. During this podcast, they offer insight into how medical training was affected by the pandemic, the uncertainties residents faced, and what improvements can be made to better address and cope with a potential second wave of COVID-19.

Course Information

CME Release Date: November 24, 2020
Valid for credit through: November 23, 2021
Course type: Audio Podcast
Estimated time of completion:  30 minutes

Credits Available

Southern Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Southern Medical Association designates this Internet Activity (Enduring Material) for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAPA: AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society.

AANPCP: The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program (AANPCP) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Healthcare Professionals: For information on applicability and acceptance of continuing education credit for this activity, please consult your professional licensing board.  All healthcare professionals who are not MDs or DOs will receive a certificate of participation.

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This activity is designed to be completed within the time designated; learners should claim only those credits that reflect the time actually spent in the activity. To successfully earn credit, participants must complete the activity online during the valid credit period noted, following these steps:

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Upon successful completion of the test, evaluation and attestation, your certificate will be processed and emailed from customerservice@sma.org within approximately 1 hour. Credits will be archived for 6 years; at any point within this time period you may login to your account to print a duplicate copy of your certificate.

Disclosure of Relevant Financial Relationships

The content of the CME certified activity does not relate to products or services of an ACCME defined commercial interest. Therefore, there are no relevant financial relationships to identify and no conflicts of interest to identify or resolve.

Special Guests:
Yumeng (Marina) Li, MD, MS, is a dermatopathology fellow at the University of Miami. She completed her undergraduate studies at McGill University in Canada, medical school at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, and pursued dermatology residency training at University of Miami.

Fabrizio Galimberti, MD, PhD, is an assistant professor of dermatology at the University of Miami. After completing a PhD in Pharmacology, Dr. Galimberti completed his medical school training at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine and dermatology residency at the University of Miami. He has a special interest in complex medical dermatology and immunobullous disorders.

They both recently graduated residency at the University of Miami in June 2020 during this pandemic.

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