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Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, March 4, 2021
8:00am – 9:00am

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Medical Grand Rounds Provided by University of Connecticut School of Medicine Office of Community and Continuing Medical Education and Department of Medicine

Speaker: Ritika Vankina, MD Faculty Patient Care Naeg Comprehensive Cancer Center UCONN Health

Title: COVID 19 and Coagulopathy (3rd of 3 sessions for MOC – attendance at this session required for MOC)

Date: March 4, 2021

Time: 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.


Learning Objectives: Participants will (be able to):

1. Differentiate and understand coagulopathy in COVID vs other thrombotic microangiopathy. 2. Review the interpretation of blood work ie DIC panel in context of COVID patients. 3. Management of COVID 19 patient and coagulopathy.

Accreditation: The University of Connecticut School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

ABIM MOC Statement: Successful completion of this designated CME activitiy (attached event is only one of three MOC sessions), which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to3 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

The University of Connecticut School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Conflict of Interest Policy: All faculty members participating in CME activities provided by the University of Connecticut School of Medicine are required to disclose to the program audience any actual or apparent conflict of interest related to the content of their presentations. Program planners have an obligation to resolve any actual conflicts of interest and share with the audience any safeguards put in place to prevent commercial bias from influencing the content. Neither the activity director, planning committee members nor the speaker, Dr. Vankina have a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with any organizations that could be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest in the context of the subject of this presentation.

Dr. Vankina will not be discussing the use of off -labeled products.

This CME activity has no commercial support associated with it. Link:

Evaluations: Participants are required to complete an electronic evaluation in order to obtain CME Credits. An email from with instructions will be sent to participants. Please complete the evaluation within one week of receiving the email. If you do not receive


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