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UPCOMING EVENTS


Webinar

Lessons About COVID-19 Survivorship: From Long COVID to Post-Intensive Care Syndrome

Thursday, January 21, 2021
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm CT

This webinar will focus on the similarities and differences between "long COVID" and other post-viral syndromes for noncritically ill patients, potential management strategies for long COVID, and how long COVID could affect young, healthy individuals. For critically ill patients, we will discuss similarities, differences, and potential management strategies for post-intensive care syndrome.

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Webinar

Challenges to Recovery: COVID-19 and Beyond

Thursday, April 15, at 3 pm CT

As we move into the second year of the pandemic, health care workers and the general public across the globe are struggling to get back to normalcy. In this webinar, our expert panelists will discuss how to safely reopen clinical practices and how the public can safely engage in health-promoting activities, like exercise and travel, as we prepare for a future beyond COVID-19.

Moderator: Salim Surani, MD, MPH, MSHM, FCCP
Panelists: Humayun Anjum, MD, FCCP, and Deep Ramachandran, MBBS, FCCP

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Webinar

COVID-19 in Congregate Settings

Thursday, January 28, 2021
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm CT

COVID-19 outbreaks are sadly frequent occurrences in long-term care facilities, correctional institutions, and schools. Despite their obvious differences, these settings share a key feature: Large numbers of potentially vulnerable persons placed in close proximity, with a high risk for viral transmission. In this webinar, our expert panel will discuss the different strategies that health systems and public health authorities can use to protect and care for people in these congregate settings.

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ON-DEMAND CONTENT

Who Goes First? Ethics and Impact of Targeted Vaccinations for COVID-19

Recorded: January 7, 2021

As the initial doses of COVID-19 vaccines are deployed throughout the world, there is a continued debate on which groups should be next in line for vaccination. This webinar features an expert panel discussing the rationale and ethical dilemmas of the COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan.

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Hindsight Is 20/20 – What We've Learned About COVID-19 (Part III: Ethics, Research, and Communication)

Recorded: December 17, 2020

In the final installment of this three-part series on what the medical community has learned about COVID-19 over the past year, listen to experts discuss the ethics of care in crisis, conducting research during a pandemic, and how science communications have changed.

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Hindsight Is 20/20 – What We've Learned About COVID-19 (Part II: Bedside Care)

Recorded: December 10, 2020

In the second installment of this three-part series on what the medical community has learned about COVID-19 over the past year, hear about the evolution of critical care management, respiratory support strategies, COVID-19-targeted therapies, and treatment of venous thromboembolism.

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Hindsight Is 20/20 – What We've Learned About COVID-19 (Part I: Systems of Care)

Recorded: December 3, 2020

While much is still unknown about COVID-19, the medical community has made significant strides throughout 2020 in its understanding of this disease, as well as how health-care systems can adapt to better care for patients. In the first installment of this three-part series, hear from clinicians who have spent months on the COVID-19 front lines about changes to systems/ICU organization, visitation and family-centered care, and medical education.

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Small Military Teams Deploying to COVID Hot Zones

Recorded: November 19, 2020

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States, the US military has deployed teams to support health systems that have been hit the hardest by surging cases of disease. In this episode, expert panelists discuss lessons learned during these deployments, principles for providing care in resource-limited settings, and ways to integrate new teams within existing systems.

This program was made possible by an independent grant from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., who provided financial support for the program.

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Managing COVID-19 in Special Populations

Recorded: November 12, 2020

The management of COVID-19 in certain patient populations requires special considerations. In this webinar, join our experts for a discussion on COVID-19 care for patients with autoimmune disease, pregnant women, and patients with malignancies.

This program was made possible by an independent grant from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., who provided financial support for the program.

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COVID-19 Care in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

Recorded: November 5, 2020

We are all aware of the difficulties of COVID-19 in the United States, and previous CHEST webinars have featured speakers from some of the country’s hardest-hit areas. However, the US has an advantage in that financial resources are abundant. In this webinar, some of the world’s leading intensivists from low- and middle-income countries discuss the special challenges that they have faced on the COVID-19 front lines, talk about what their countries are doing to combat the disease, and explore the impact of COVID-19 on their flu season as they are emerging from winter into spring.

This program was made possible by an independent grant from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., who provided financial support for the program.

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The COVID-19 News You Need From CHEST 2020

Recorded: October 29, 2020

This year’s CHEST Annual Meeting program featured a wide variety of sessions designed to keep clinicians up-to-date on the latest COVID-19 science and patient care. Listen as a panel of experts discusses highlights, key takeaways, and important insights from the COVID-19 presentations at CHEST 2020.

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Lung Transplantation in the Era of COVID-19

Recorded: October 8, 2020

This webinar discusses various aspects of lung transplantation in the era of COVID-19, including lung transplantation donation during COVID-19, the management and outcome of lung transplant recipients with COVID-19, and lung transplantation for COVID-19-related respiratory failure.

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Living 6 Feet Apart: Experiences With COVID-19 From the CF Community

Recorded: September 24, 2020

Infection prevention is not a new concept for the cystic fibrosis (CF) community, but COVID-19 is different. This webinar highlights how the CF Foundation, the Care Center Network, patients, and families partnered together in response to the challenges of life during a pandemic.

Critical Care, Pulmonary, and Sleep Medicine Coding and Billing During the Pandemic and Beyond

Recorded: September 17, 2020

COVID-19 created unprecedented challenges, which led to innovative and expanded clinical services. This webinar highlights opportunities in pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine with associated coding and billing requirements in 2020 and some anticipated changes for 2021.

How Do I Know It’s COVID-19? A Discussion About Available Testing Strategies and Future Directions

Recorded: September 10, 2020

As COVID-19 has spread across the world, the ability to understand the spread of the virus in our communities, as well as diagnose the patient right in front of us, has been a challenge. Molecular, antigen, and antibody tests are now widely available, and the FDA recently approved the SalivaDirect test, which offers a rapid and inexpensive option for testing. Hear from the experts about the current state and future directions for testing for COVID-19.

Lung Cancer Diagnosis and Management During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Recorded: September 3, 2020

In this webinar, learn how to manage patients with suspected or confirmed lung cancer during the COVID-19 pandemic. A multidisciplinary panel of speakers discuss diagnosis and staging, alterations to standard treatment strategies, and more.

Teaching Through Chaos: Fellowship Learning During Pandemic Surges

Recorded: August 27, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted many aspects of American life, and postgraduate medical education is not an exception. PCCM fellowship directors and their fellows discuss the challenges and opportunities, setbacks, and innovations.

COVID-19 Clinical Trial Update: Drugs, Vaccines, and Thrombosis

Recorded: August 20, 2020

The pace of COVID-19 research continues to move at an unprecedented speed. In this webinar, expert panelists present the current state of high-quality data for the practicing clinician.

COVID-19 in Rural America: Challenges, Solutions, and Tele-ICU Support

Recorded: August 13, 2020

This webinar outlines the challenges of providing critical care to rural/resource-constrained America and additional issues faced due to COVID-19 as experienced in rural New England and Texas. Experts provide support solutions for patients and providers, including the use of tele-ICU in these settings.




ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Project ECHO COVID-19 Response

CHEST is a collaborating organization of Project ECHO, which offers COVID-19 telementoring programs for health care providers. Visit the Project ECHO COVID-19 Response page to view past webinars and sign up to receive notices about upcoming events.