Pandemic Preparedness – Scaling Clinical Based Diagnostic Training to Combat Emerging Health Threats (Education Management Solutions)
Start time: Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 10:00 AM End time: Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 11:00 AM Session Type: Learning Labs
Examination of the rapid development and fielding of new virtual clinical decision-making tools to provide just in time training for hundreds of thousands of clinicians during Covid-19. Taking a page from the lessons learned on national preparedness during 9/11 and Covid-19, a discussion of the future of virtual simulation training to rapidly develop and field standardized training to combat emerging global epidemiology threats.
Upon completion of this educational activity, participants will be able to:
1. Understand existing virtual simulation tools utilized during Covid-19 to rapidly train on best clinical practices.
2. Learn how national organization rapidly trained over 250,000 clinicians to identify and diagnose Covid-19.
3. Understand how simulation has been successfully applied to manage first responder preparedness as part of a national emergency response infrastructure
4. Describe how healthcare simulation can be a key element in a global pandemic response
Lynn Welch, VP Business Development and Marketing, Education Management Solutions
Kathleen Charlton, Managing Director, New England Journal of Medicine Group
Dr. Raja-Elie Abdulnour, M.D., Physician Lead, Medical Editor, & Director, Educational Innovation, New England Journal of Medicine Group
Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, Brigham & Women’s Hospital
Asst Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School