Online ECHO Clinic | June 4, 2020
Presentation Title: IHS COVID-19 Clinical Readiness and Patient Care
In this series of three presentations, Dr. Jeff McCollum, Director of the Division of Epidemiology and Disease Prevention at IHS, provides a situation report on the COVID-19 pandemic in Indian Country. Then, Dr. Jonathan Iralu, Chief Clinical Consultant for Infectious Diseases at IHS, gives a weekly clinical update on COVID-19. Finally, Dr. Anthony Massaro, a critical care physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Lung Center, discusses the management of critically ill patients with COVID-19.
Jeff McCollum, DVM, MPH, is the Director of the Division of Epidemiology and Disease Prevention for the Indian Health Service.
Jonathan Iralu, MD, FACP, is the Indian Health Service Chief Clinical Consultant for Infectious Diseases. He has a special interest in HIV, tuberculosis and sexually transmitted disease care in rural communities. His research has focused on undifferentiated febrile illness in the American Southwest and on rural HIV care delivery. Dr. Iralu has worked at the Gallup Indian Medical Center since 1994 and is an instructor at Harvard Medical School and Senior Physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital Division of Global Health Equity in Boston, Massachusetts.
Anthony Massaro, MD is a Critical Care Physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Lung Center.
Critical Care of the COVID-19 Patient (Slides Coming Soon)