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Webinars of Note

Advances in Surgery will host the following webinars in the coming weeks, including a series on Leadership during COVID-19 that will feature a number of ACS leaders. Click here to learn more and view a replay of a previous COVID-19 webinar.

Minimally Invasive Surgery during COVID-19
Part I: April 9
Part II: April 10

Leadership during COVID-19
Part I: April 16
Part II: April 17

Podcasts Focus on COVID-19

With many news sources available providing information on the COVID-19 pandemic, the American College of Surgeons (ACS) will be providing occasional lists of the more relevant and informative clinician-focused podcasts available. The first list follows:

AAO-HNS Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Podcast Series
The American Academy of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) has launched a new podcast series specific to COVID-19. The podcast, AAO-HNS Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Podcast Series, provides peer-to-peer connection on COVID-19 pandemic-related topics.

America Dissected
America Dissected, hosted by Abdul El-Sayed, MD, is a 10-part series that keeps the public updated on what they need to know about COVID-19, what led us to this crisis in the first place, and what policies can lead us out. New episodes are posted every Tuesday and Friday.

Mayo Clinic Talks Podcast COVID-19 Miniseries
The Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development posted the Mayo Clinic Talks Podcast COVID-19 Miniseries for primary care providers, including physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants. Centralizing the podcast interviews around COVID-19, the course offers Continuing Medical Education credit for those who register.

Coronavirus: Fact vs. Fiction
Sanjay Gupta, MD, and CNN's chief medical correspondent, hosts Coronavirus: Fact vs. Fiction, a podcast where Dr. Gupta answers questions about the COVID-19 pandemic. His goal is to help make sense of the headlines, speak with the experts, and give listeners all the information needed to stay safe and healthy.

COVID-19: What’s Happening Now
The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) hosts a weekly podcast series to keep members informed regarding the COVID-19 situation. The podcast, COVID-19: What’s Happening Now, works to ensure IDSA members have the tools and resources they need to make informed decisions related to COVID-19.

JAMA Network
The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) has posted podcasts on YouTube through the JAMA Network. In the podcasts, JAMA Editor Howard Bauchner, MD, speaks with guests about the COVID-19 pandemic.