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FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine Covid-19 Pandemic Project

Last Updated: March 29, 2020

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Description

This group-based simulation exercise contains two parts to be completed in two weeks:

  1. Each group of 4-5 students can choose a clinical scenario: either emergency department or an Internal Medicine private practice. Students are asked to create and submit a group PowerPoint presentation describing the patient/staff safety protocols, work flow, patient flow, testing protocols and reporting measures they would put in place if they assumed the role of lead physician or medical director during a Covid-19 pandemic.  
  2. Each group of 4-5 students will be assigned one of three sets of questions within the topics of Covid-19, a historical review of past pandemic responses, and general best practices in pandemic response. Questions and answers can be submitted (as a team) in a word document.  

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Authors

Vivian T. Obeso, MD, FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (vobeso@fiu.edu)
Sarah E. Stumbar, MD, MPH, FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine  

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