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CHaD Pediatric Lecture Series - Children and Youth in the COVID Pandemic

This Pediatric Lecture Series will discuss important pediatric topics that may lead to the improvement of child health from an individual, health care system and/or societal level.

Activity Details
Learning Outcome(s)

At the conclusion of this learning activity, participants will be able to discuss an overview of SARS-CoV-2 as it relates to children including history of the virus, current options for vaccination, and preventive and therapeutic options.

Start Date:  October 12, 2021
End Date:  October 12, 2024

You may claim CME or CNE credit for successful completion of this online course. In order to claim credit, you must follow these steps:

  1. Register for the learning activity by creating an account or logging in to your account.
  2. Click Continue to navigate to the Evaluation tab; then click the Launch button to start the evaluation.
  3. Complete and Submit the evaluation and attestation form.

When the evaluation is submitted, you will be awarded credit. You may access your transcript for verification of participation at any time via Your Account. Need help? Visit the Support Page, send an Email, or call the Center for Learning and Professional Development at (603) 653-1234, Option 1.


There is no fee for this activity, but to receive credit(s) you must register online and complete the online evaluation (you must register to access this form).

  • Paul Palumbo, MD

    International Pediatric HIV Program
    Dartmouth-Hitchcock and Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
    Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Nursing Continuing Education Council is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This educational activity carries 1.0 contact hour.

Requirements for Successful Completion

In order to receive credit for this Continuing Medical Education, Continuing Nursing Education (CME/CNE) activity, you must:

  • View the entire Recording
  • fill out the activity evaluation. (you must register to access).
Speaker Disclosure

The following, speaker, has reported the following financial relationships with ineligible companies. All of the relevant financial relationships listed for these individuals have been mitigated. 

Paul Palumbo, MD ~ Jannsen (J&J) and Gilead: DSMB Member for each. 

Other planning committee member(s), speaker(s), activity director(s), author(s) or anyone in a position to control the content for this activity report NO financial relationship(s)* with any ineligible company(ies)**.

* A “financial relationship" includes employee, researcher (named as the PI), consultant, advisor, speaker, independent contractor (including contracted research), royalties or patent beneficiary, executive role, and/or an ownership interest (not including stocks owned in a managed portfolio).

** An ineligible company is any entity whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.

Bibliographic Sources:
  • Nonessential Research in the New Normal: The Impact of COVID-19, Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2020 Jun; 102(6): 1164–1165. Published online 2020 Apr 24. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.20-0325. PMCID: PMC7253117, PMID: 32333545 , Stephanie K. Yanow1,2,* and Michael F. Good2,3,*
  • Epidemiology of COVID-19 infection in young children under five years: A systematic review and meta-analysis, Mejbah Uddin Bhuiyan,a,1,? Eunice Stiboy,b,1 Md. Zakiul Hassan,c Mei Chan,d Md. Saiful Islam,c,e Najmul Haider,f Adam Jaffe,d,g and Nusrat Homairad,g,Vaccine. 2021 Jan 22; 39(4): 667–677. Published online 2020 Dec 5. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.11.078, PMCID: PMC7833125, PMID: 33342635
  • COVID-19 in Children: An Ample Review, Ioana M Ciuca1, Risk Manag Healthc Policy. 2020; 13: 661–669. Published online 2020 Jun 25. doi: 10.2147/RMHP.S257180, PMCID: PMC7334563, PMID: 32636686
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