Emerging Infectious Diseases: What Primary Care Needs to Know
Since March 2020 we have been in the middle of a pandemic related to SARS-CoV2, an infection derived from the movement of a non-human coronavirus into humans. Emerging (and re-emerging) infections occur due to many factors, including population growth, travel, movement out of rural areas and more. Learn about what emerging infections to be on the lookout for during this 60 minute session.
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Michael Angarone, DO: No relevant financial relationships disclosed
Alissa Scott, BA (Planner): Stockholder Merck, Moderna.
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