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COVID 19 and Chronic Disease: The Intersection of Medicine and Public Health


Featuring Moderator, M.A."Tonette" Krousel-Wood, MD, MSPH

As part of the 50th Anniversary of the MD/MPH Program at Tulane University, this complimentary continuing medical education (CME) webinar will include a panel of dual degree alumni presenting:


• Key chronic disease challenges related to COVID-19 morbidity and mortality

• Impact of COVID-19 on healthy lifestyles

• Critical care during a pandemic

• COVID-19 transmission in correctional facilities

• Pandemic strategies and infrastructure in Louisiana


The webinar will begin with an introduction from the session's moderator, M.A."Tonette" Krousel-Wood, MD, MSPH, Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology; Associate Provost for the Health Sciences and then feature a presentation with a panel of experts, including:


Lydia Bazzano, MD, PhD, MPH, Lynda B. and H. Leighton Steward Professor in Nutrition Research


Alexander Razavi, MPH, MD/PhD Candidate at SoM & SPHTM


Jerry Zifodya, MD, MPH&TM, Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine


Anjali Niyogi, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Internal Medicine & Pediatrics


Joseph Kanter, MD, MPH, State Health Officer for the Louisiana Department of Health


The panel discussion will be followed by a Q&A session with the webinar audience.


*This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

This webinar is sponsored by the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine & the School of Medicine

School of MedicineSchool of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

Please RSVP via the web at https://tulane.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_pvF86wuVR1CbtT--BxRbJQ or

For more information contact: Nick Tringali via email to ntringal@tulane.edu
For more information on this event, please visit https://tulane.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_pvF86wuVR1CbtT--BxRbJQ