CRA COVID-19 Response Webinar Series

Now more than ever, rheumatologists require timely information regarding the management of COVID-19 in order to work through this global pandemic.  The CRA COVID-19 Response Webinar Series has been developed to provide health care providers within the rheumatology community additional educational resources.

Upcoming Webinars

Learnings from Wuhan & What You Need to Know About SARS-CoV-2 Testing

Where: Zoom Webinar (Online)
When: Postponed, new date to be confirmed shortly
Time: 11:00 AM EDT
Cost: Free (registration is required to attend)

Presenters:

  • Dr. Qiaoxia Tong, Deputy Director, Department of Infectious Disease, Union Hospital, Wuhan, China
  • Dr. Jinghai Sun, Director of Research and Development, Trend Pharma & Tech Inc., Surrey, BC

During this 1-hour webinar, Drs. Tong and Sun will share their experiences in the management and testing of COVID-19 .

Dr. Tong will explain discomfort symptoms of COVID-19 patients, discuss treatment methods currently used as well as identify preventative measures to avoid infection.  Dr. Sun will explore the benefits and limitations of current testing methods for SARS-CoV-2 as well as explain targets for immunodiagnosis and new techniques for antigen detection.

Note:  Dr. Tong’s presentation will be pre-recorded, if you have a specific question to ask, please submit this ahead of time via webinar registration.

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