Long School of Medicine

COVID-19 Pandemic: What We Need to Know as Obstetric and Women's Health Providers

Continuing Medical Education

Course Description

This course addresses updates about the global, national, state and regional impact of COVID 19. The presentation further addresses the impact of this pandemic on women's health and the potential perinatal impact on the fetus and newborn.

Target Audience

This activity is designed to meet the educational goals of physicians and other healthcare professionals specializing in obstectrics, gynecology, maternal fetal medicine, infectious diseases, internal medicine, emergency medicine, and all those involved with the management of patients with the coronavirus.

Learning Objectives

  • To provide attendees updates on the global, national, state and regional impact of the COVID-19 pandemic
  • To educate attendees regarding impact of COVID-19 pandemic on women's health
  • To gain an appreciation for the potential perinatal impact of COVID-19 on the fetus and newborn

Physician Participation

Upon completion of viewing the online presentation, please follow the instructions at the end of the presentation to complete the evaluation. Once the evaluation is completed, the user will be provided the option to print their certificate.

Program Registration Information

Registration Fees

No Charge

Continuing Medical Education Credit - Accreditation Statement

The UT Health Science Center San Antonio is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The UT Health Science Center San Antonio designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) accepts certificates of attendance for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Healthcare professionals receiving a certificate of attendance should consult with their licensing board for information on applicability and acceptance

Release date: April 22, 2020     Credits expire: April 22, 2023

Credit may be obtained upon successful completion of the activity’s evaluation.

Hardware/Software Requirements


Patrick S. Ramsey, MD, MSPH, Professor, Department of OB/GYN, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Financial Disclosure

Patrick S. Ramsey, MD, MSPH has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Planning Committee

Elizabeth Casiano Evans, MD has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.