Fourteenth Symposium on COVID-19. What Have We Learned? How Can We Use What We Have Learned?

August 26, 2021 12:30pm – 2:00pm ET
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08/26/21 12:30 PM 08/26/21 2:00 PM Fourteenth Symposium on COVID-19. What Have We Learned? How Can We Use What We Have Learned? Online via Zoom Fourteenth Symposium on COVID-19. What Have We Learned? How Can We Use What We Have Learned?
Online via Zoom

Kadish and Halperin

An online webinar, the 14th Coronavirus (COVID-19) Symposium is sponsored by New York Medical College of the Touro College and University System. Continuing Medical Education credits are available upon request.

A presentation by the Center for Disaster Medicine of New York Medical College of the Touro College and University System.


Opening Remarks:

Edward C. Halperin, M.D., M.A.
Chancellor and CEO, Professor of Radiation Oncology, Pediatrics and History, New York Medical College | Provost for Biomedical Affairs, Touro College and University System

Vaccine Protection For SARS-CoV-2: What Can We Expect?

by Marisa A Montecalvo, M.D.
Medical Director, Health Services, New York Medical College | Infectious Disease Specialist

I Am Thinking Of Getting Pregnant. Should I Be Hesitant To Get Vaccinated? I Am Breastfeeding. Should I Be Hesitant To Get Vaccinated?

by Karen M. Murray, M.D.
Associate Dean for Admissions, School of Medicine, Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York Medical College

The Children Have Been Going To School "Virtually" For A Year. Now It's Back-To-The-Classroom. What Do We Know About The Effect Of These Transitions On The Educational Process?

by Susan H. Shapiro, Ed.D., M.S.Ed.
Assistant Professor of Early Childhood Special Education, Graduate School of Education, Touro College

What Did The Pandemic Teach Us About How To Deliver Medical Education?

by Wolfgang G. Gilliar, DO, FAAPMR
Dean, Touro University Nevada, College of Osteopathic Medicine


Hosted by Alan Kadish, M.D.
Cardiologist | President, Touro College and University System | President, New York Medical College

Responses will be provided to the questions submitted in advance of the webinar. Questions may be submitted to


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This meeting has been approved for 1.5 CME credits by the Office of Continuing Medical Education, New York Medical College free of charge as a community service to our Healthcare Providers.

Accreditation Statement:
New York Medical College is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Target Audience: 
Hospital-based physicians; Community physicians; Nurses; Pharmacists; Medical Students; Residents/Fellows; Public Health; Other Healthcare Providers; and Press.

Credit Designation:
The New York Medical College designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement:
All activity faculty and planners participating in continuing medical education activities provided by New York Medical College are expected to disclose to the audience any significant support or substantial relationship(s) with commercial entities whose products are discussed in their presentation and/or with any commercial supporters of the activity. In addition, all faculty are expected to openly disclose any off-label, experimental, or investigational use of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.

Commercial Support:
There is no outside funding for this activity.