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UTHSC Coronavirus Symposium – July Update


UTHSC Coronavirus Symposium – July Update
Tuesday, July 28 | 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

You are invited to join UTHSC’s second online symposium for coronavirus information. This symposium will feature members of UTHSC, Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Please register below to receive the link for the event. A recording of the event will be available on the UTHSC Coronavirus Symposium – July Update website by July 29.

Register Now! 

11:00 – 11:05 am
Opening Comments
Scott Strome, MD
Executive Dean of the College of Medicine
11:05 – 11:25 am
Mid-Summer Update for COVID-19
Jon McCullers, MD
Professor and Chair of the Department of Pediatrics
Pediatrician-in-Chief, Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital
Senior Executive Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs

11:25 – 11:45 am
Children, Schools, and COVID-19
Jason Yaun, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Division Chief of Outpatient Pediatrics
Medical Director, Family Resilience Initiative
11:45 pm – 12:05 pm
Hospital Lessons Learned and Current Readiness for COVID-19
Amik Sodhi, MD, MPH
Associate Professor and Interim Chief, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine
Chief Medical Officer, Alternate Care Hospital for COVID-19

Richard Walker, MD
Associate Professor and Interim Chief, Department of Emergency Medicine
Chief Executive Officer, Alternate Care Hospital for COVID-19

12:05 – 12:25 pm
Development of Immunity in COVID-19
Paul Thomas, PhD
Faculty, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Professor, Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Biochemistry
12:25 – 12:45 pm
Ongoing Clinical Trials for COVID-19
Terri Finkel, MD, PhD
Professor and Associate Chair, Department of Pediatrics
Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs, Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital

12:45 – 1:00 pm
Question and Answer Panel 

For more information and resources on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) disease, please visit uthsc.edu/coronavirus.

A Spanish version is available at uthsc.edu/coronavirus-es.