*FULL* COVID-19 Update #2: Ask Emergency and Critical Care Specialists | 1930-2030 PDT

*FULL* COVID-19 Update #2: Ask Emergency and Critical Care Specialists | 1930-2030 PDT

COVID-19 Webinar Series

Target Audience:

A multi-disciplinary healthcare audience: specialist physicians, family physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, paramedics, midwives, residents, medical students, and other health care providers.

Course Format: Online webinar 1930-2030 PDT: Presentation with Q&A.
  • Mar 31, 2020
Broadcast starts: 7:30 PM PDT

Online from Vancouver BC


*Please note registration for this event has reached full capacity. A copy of the recording will be made availabe on our website within 3-5 business days. 

Join us for this online accredited educational session where highly experienced emergency and critical care physicians will answer your COVID-19 questions and share their experiences diagnosing and managing COVID-19 patients.

Past webinar recoding:

Please watch the first update webinar on this topic, presented on March 26, 2020 here: https://bit.ly/2020-03-26-UBCCPD-Webinar1-COVID19.

COVIDD-19 Webinar 1


The webinar will include a panel of presenters and participants will be prompted to ask their questions in real time using webinar technology. We encourage you to send your questions in early.

How to ask questions

  • Go to https://www.sli.do/ and enter the event ID #: C19-UBCCPD. Or go directly to: https://app.sli.do/event/3pluaxzf.
  • Type out your question in the ‘type your question’ field and click ‘SEND. You will see your question posted and you will be able to review questions that others have asked. Your questions can be asked anonymously, just leave your name out when posting your questions.
  • Up-vote: feel free to click the thumbs up icon beside the questions you like as this will move those questions to the top of the queue.
  • Questions will be reviewed by the moderator and relayed to the presenters before the session and during the Q&A period.

Key Speakers

Omar Ahmad, MD; FRCPC

Adam Thomas, MD; FRCPC; Critical Care Fellowship

Mario Francispragasam, MEd; MD; FRCPC

Danish Ahmad, MD; EM and CCM (Mt. Sinai Hospital); American Board Certified: Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine and Critical Care Medicine; Assistant Professor


  • Moderator and presenters visible via webcam
  • Presentation slides visible on the webinar
  • Audio live through your computer speakers
  • Your questions sent via slido

Connection Details

Prior to the webinar you will receive an email from UBC CPD with connection details. If you do not recieve this email, please check your spam folders. You should add "@ubc.ca" to your safe sender list. If you do not see the connection email, please contact us.


Skills Gained

  • Identify new COVID-19 diagnostics and treatments
  • Evaluate investigation modalities


Free, but space is limited. Please email cpd.info@ubc.ca if you register but cannot attend.

Cancellations and Refunds

You May Also Like

Target Audience:

Family Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Residents and Students

Date: Jun 5, 2020
Broadcast starts: 1300 PDT
Online from Vancouver BC  --


More »