Educational Conference | Aurora Pop-Vicas, MD, MPH | Topic: Long-COVID as it Pertains to Mental Health
October 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Speaker: Aurora Pop-Vicas, MD, MPH
Topic: Long-COVID and mental health symptoms
About the Speaker:
Dr. Aurora Pop-Vicas is a faculty member in the Division of Infectious Disease. She completed her medical school and internal medicine residency at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, and her fellowship training in Clinical Infectious Disease and Gerontology Research at Beth-Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard University, in Boston, Massachusetts. Previously, she was a faculty member at Brown Univesrity and a staff physician at Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island. Dr. Pop-Vicas enjoys working with medical students at the UW School of Medicine and Public Health and fellows in the Infectious Disease Fellowship Program. She is a member of the UW Health Infection Control Committee and the UW Surgical Site Infection Prevention Steering Committee. Honors awarded to Dr. Pop-Vicas include a Teaching Achievement Award and the Arthur M. Phillips Mentorship Award for the Internal Medicine Residency Program at Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, and the Dean’s Excellence in Teaching Award at Brown University.
About the Series:
The Educational Conference series is a series of lectures designed to provide clinically useful information to the practicing psychiatrist (faculty or trainee). Every 1 to 2 months an intra- or extra-departmental speaker is invited to speak on a topic of interest selected by current faculty. This educational series is open to the public and anyone is welcome to attend. Continue Medical Education units (CME’s) are available to eligible attendees.
In support of improving patient care, the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Credit Designation Statements
American Medical Association (AMA)
The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
American Psychological Association (APA)
Continuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the American Psychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP). The APA CEP Office maintains responsibility for the content of the programs.
Continuing Education Units
The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, as a member of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), authorizes this program for 0.1 continuing education units (CEUs) or 1 hour.