September 25, 2020

Geriatric Patients And COVID-19

Discussion with Eric Widera, MD, Rebecca Sudore, MD and Ashwin Kotwal, MD, MS

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to unfold and evolve in American society and within our healthcare community, it’s vital for all of us to stay as informed and up-to-date as possible. In this comprehensive 1-hour and 6-minute lecture, an expert panel of three decorated doctors address and detail a wide range of topics regarding COVID-19 and geriatric patients. Drs. Widera, Sudore, and Kotwal share their respective discoveries, insights, and analysis in an illuminating and informative lecture that was recorded at the 48th Annual Advances in Internal Medicine Conference, presented by the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine. This lecture is also eligible for CME accreditation within the AudioDigest Internal Medicine September issue.

Geriatric Patients And COVID-19

Eric Widera, MD Professor of Medicine Division of Geriatrics, Program Director, Geriatrics Fellowship, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, and Director, Hospice and Palliative Care Service San Francisco VA Medical Center
Rebecca Sudore, MD Professor of Medicine Division of Geriatrics, Director, Innovation and Implementation Center in Aging and Palliative Care, Director, Vulnerable Populations for Aging Research Core, Pepper Center, San Francisco
Ashwin Kotwal, MD, MS,
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine.

Presented by the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine


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COVID-19 in Children ⟶

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For more Coronavirus Resources & Tools from UpToDate and Ovid


The World Health Organization (WHO) ⟶ 

WHO Daily Updates on Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak ⟶

*This single lecture is not a CME activity.