CYCLE 1

Session 1 (July 14, 2020): Classification of COVID-19

Classification of COVID-19 Video Recording

Presenter: Rupert Kaul

Learning Objectives:

  • Assess COVID severity to decide when patients require hospitalization
  • Understand how to apply current COVID diagnostic tests
  • Recognize signs of progression when following patients virtually

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Session 2 (July 21, 2020): Medications for Discharged Patients

Medications for Discharged Patients Video Recording

Presenter: Monica Sanh

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss strategies to facilitate medication access for patients requiring self-isolation
  • Describe when to prescribe therapy for management
  • Identify resources available for pharmacological management

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Session 3 (July 28, 2020): Palliative Care and COVID-19

Palliative Care and COVID-19 Video Recording

Presenter: Jenny Lau

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the impact of COVID-19 on palliative care
  • Discuss ways to respond to palliative care needs in COVID-19 patients

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Session 4 (Aug 11, 2020): Management of COVID-19 in Aggregate Settings

Management of COVID-19 in Aggregate Settings Video Recording

Presenter: Dan Liberman

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand why aggregated settings have greater incidents of COVID-19 (risk assessment)
  • Discuss treatment options available for patients in aggregated settings

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Session 5 (Aug 18, 2020): Respiratory Health and COVID-19

Respiratory Health and COVID-19 Video Recording

Presenter: Dmitry Rozenberg

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the impact of COVID-19 on respiratory health 
  • Identify risk factors for respiratory complications with COVID-19 and clinical implications
  • Discuss ways to manage respiratory health post hospital discharge for COVID-19 infection

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Session 6 (August 25, 2020): Rehabilitation of Patients with COVID-19 (Pain management)

Rehabilitation of Patients with COVID-19 (Pain management) Video Recording

Presenter: John Flannery

Learning Objectives:

  • Recall the strategies to manage rehabilitation after hospital discharge 
  • Guide and lead the Rehabilitation of Patients with COVID-19
  • Identify the impact of COVID on rehabilitation management options

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Session 7 (September 15, 2020): Exercises for Outpatients in the Community

Exercises for Outpatients in the Community Video recording

Presenter: Amanda Pereira

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify exercise resources that could be used for patients with COVID-19
  • Describe exercise prescription and beneficial approaches for this patient population
  • Discuss potential barriers for exercise engagement for patients recovering from COVID-19

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Session 8 (September 22, 2020): Mental Health Concerns During COVID-19 for all patients

Mental Health Concerns During COVID-19 for all patients Video recording

Presenter: Allison Crawford

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe types of mental health distress for patients and healthcare workers during COVID-19
  • Explain an approach to coping with mental health distress during the pandemic
  • Identify COVID-19 mental health resources

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Session 9 (October 1, 2020): COVID-19 and Substance Use Disorders

COVID-19 and Substance Use Disorders Video recording

Presenter: Andrew Smith

Learning Objectives:

  • Define what “addiction” is
  • Describe the landscape of substance use during COVID
  • Discuss treatment options and resources during the pandemic

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Session 10 (October 6, 2020): Management During Pregnancy

Management During Pregnancy Video recording

Presenters: Wendy Whittle & Jennie Johnstone

Learning Objective:

  • Supporting pregnant patients during COVID-19

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Session 11 (October 20, 2020): Community Resources for Patients

Community Resources for Patients Video recording

Presenter: Senyo Agbeyaka

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the community resources available
  • Identify who can access and use resources
  • Discuss ways to overcome gaps in community resources

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Session 12 (October 27, 2020): Post-ICU Syndrome after COVID-19

Post-ICU Syndrome after COVID-19 Video recording

Presenter: Margaret Herridge

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the literature on ARDS and its implications for COVID-19 patients/caregivers
    • Muscle wasting and weakness
    • Cognitive dysfunction
    • Mood disorders 
  • •Discuss early outcomes for patients with COVID-19

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Cycle 2

Session 1 (November 10, 2020): Classification of COVID-19 – Part 1

Classifications of COVID-19 – Part 1 Video recording

Presenter: Rupert Kaul

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the epidemiology and transmission of SARS-CoV-2
  • Have an approach to COVID-19 diagnosis
  • Understand the course of shedding and symptoms

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Session 2 (November 17, 2020): Classification of COVID-19 – Part 2

Classification of COVID-19 – Part 2 Video recording

Presenter: Rupert Kaul

Learning Objectives:

  • Assess COVID severity to decide when patients require hospitalization
  • Recognize signs of progression when following patients virtually
  • Treatment options for COVID-19 4.Immunology and vaccine status

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Session 3 (November 24, 2020): COVID-19 and children

COVID-19 and children Video recording

Presenter: Ari Bitnun

Learning Objectives:

  • To understand SARS-CoV-2 epidemiology in children in Canada
  • To understand the clinical features of SARS-CoV-2 infection in children
  • To understand SARS-CoV-2 transmission with a focus on children’s risk of infection and of transmitting
  • Risk mitigation strategies in schools

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Session 4 (December 1, 2020): Pharmacotherapy Alternatives for COVID-19

Pharmacotherapy Alternatives for COVID-19 Video recording

Presenter: Monica Sanh

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss strategies to facilitate medication access for patients requiring self-isolation
  • Describe when to prescribe therapy for management
  • Identify resources available for pharmacological management

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Session 5 (December 8, 2020): Respiratory Health & COVID-19

Respiratory Health & COVID-19 Video recording

Presenter: Dmitry Rozenberg

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the impact of COVID-19 on respiratory health 
  • Identify risk factors for respiratory complications with COVID-19 and clinical implications
  • Discuss ways to manage respiratory health post hospital discharge for COVID-19 infection.

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Session 6 (December 15, 2020): Exercises for Outpatients in the Community

Exercises for Outpatients in the Community Video recording

Presenter: Amanda Pereira

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify exercise resources that could be used for patients with COVID-19
  • Describe exercise prescription and beneficial approaches for this patient population
  • Discuss potential barriers for exercise engagement for patients recovering from COVID-19
  • Discuss the potential impact of distancing measures on physical activity levels and overall health in the general population

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Session 7 (January 12, 2021): Mental Health Concerns During COVID-19 for all patients

Mental Health Concerns During COVID-19 for all patients Video recording

Presenter: Allison Crawford

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe types of mental health distress for patients and healthcare workers during COVID-19
  • Explain an approach to coping with mental health distress during the pandemic
  • Identify COVID-19 mental health resources

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Session 8 (January 19, 2021): Management During Pregnancy

Management During Pregnancy Video recording

Presenter: Wendy Whittle

Learning Objectives:

  • Pregnancy is not a risk factor for COVID
  • Young healthy pregnant women: NOT at increased risk of moderate to severe COVID disease
  • Does NOT increase the risk of pregnancy complications
  • Will NOT adversely affect the baby

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