COVID-19: Lessons Learned and Moving Forward

This complimentary enduring activity is provided by Viticus Group.

Date of Original Presentation: Adapted from a seminar originally held July 15, 2021.

Online Launch Date: August 30, 2021

Expiration Date: August 30, 2022

Accreditation Statement

Viticus Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Course Description

This enduring CME course is a comprehensive didactic program with experts discussing their experience, knowledge, and latest updates on the novel coronavirus, including diagnosis, treatment, prevention, resource management, vaccines, long-term complications, and our roadmap for moving forward.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify current best practices for the management of COVID-19, including resource allocation, protection of healthcare workers, vaccines, and long-term effects.
  • Explain the application of tools and strategies for the cardio-pulmonary management of severe COVID-19 infection.

Target Audience

The primary target audience are physicians involved in the diagnosis and treatment of COVID-19 patients.

Credit Designation Statement

Viticus Group designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Instructions to Receive Certificate of Credit:

Learners are required to answer a set of learner assessment questions following the educational content and will have up to three attempts to answer questions correctly. Once the activity assessment has been passed (70% or higher), learners will be asked to evaluate the activity electronically. Please plan 2.75 hours to complete this enduring activity. Please email [email protected] if a Certificate of Credit is desired.

Disclosure Policy Statement

Viticus Group adheres to the policies and guidelines, including the Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited CE, set forth to providers by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and all other professional organizations, as applicable, stating those activities where continuing education credits are awarded must be balanced, independent, objective, and scientifically rigorous. All persons in a position to control the content of an accredited continuing education program provided by Viticus Group are required to disclose all financial relationships with any ineligible company within the past 24-months to Viticus Group. All financial relationships reported are reviewed to identify relevance and then mitigated by Viticus Group in accordance with the Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited CE in advance of delivery of the activity to learners. The content of this activity was vetted by the Viticus Group to assure objectivity and that the activity is free of commercial bias. All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated by Viticus Group.


The planners, managers, and content reviewers have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

  • Shawn Tsuda, MD, FACS – Course Director, Content Reviewer, and Viticus Group Board Member
  • Aubrey Arreola, CMP, HMCC – Planner – Viticus Group Chief Operating Officer
  • Shawna Clawson, OTR/L, HMCC – Planner – Viticus Group Director of Human Health Program
  • Taylor Webb – Planner – Viticus Group Human Health Administrative Assistant
  • Paula Deal – Planner – Viticus Group Operations Executive Assistant
  • Lindsay Scott, PT, DPT, ATC – Clinical Content Reviewer – AOE Consulting

The faculty, authors, and content developers reported the following relevant financial relationships that they have with ineligible companies:

  • Kamran Khan, MD - has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.
  • Fredrick Lippmann, MD - has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.
  • Arjun Gururaj, MD has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:
    • Consulting fee (Advisory board) – Acutus
    • Honoraria – Biotronik, Acutus, Abbott
    • Speaker’s Bureau – CVRx, Abbott
    • Stock shareholder - Acutus

Your Instructor

Drs. Khan, Gururaj, and Lippmann
Drs. Khan, Gururaj, and Lippmann

Kamran Khan, MD – A board-certified pulmonologist with 13 years of experience in private pulmonary practice.

Arjun Gururaj, MD – Board-certified in cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology with special interests in complex ablation therapy and implantable defibrillator therapy for heart failure.

Fredrick Lippmann, MD – An experienced physician of 29 years and the Chief of Staff of University Medical Center of Southern Nevada.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and takes approximately 2.75 hours to complete. It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long will the course be available to access?
This course will be retired as of August 30, 2022. The ACCME requires that each course is reviewed for accuracy at least once every three years.
Who can I contact if I have questions about this course?
LET'S CONNECT We love to hear from you! Viticus Group 2425 East Oquendo Rd. Las Vegas, NV 89120 Email: [email protected]
How can I get a Certificate of Credit?
Please email [email protected] with your request.

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