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HBA Webinar – United Against COVID-19: Insights from Italy
March 27 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The HBA community comes together during this challenging time to learn from and support each other. The first case of coronavirus in Italy was reported on 21 February 2020. As of Wednesday 18 March 2020, nationwide in Italy, there were 35,713 cases, of which 4.025 recovered and 2,978 died. (https://www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/country/italy/)
The HBA community in Italy has graciously offered to share their experiences from different locations in Italy and help the United States and other countries understand and act in response to COVID-19. Join HBA for this free webinar on Friday, 27 March 2020 from 12:00-1:00 PM EDT.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
“The population’s (in Italy) calm response to the restrictive rules imposed by the government, the experience gained in the management of critically ill patients and the rumors of new treatments for the infection are grounds for hope. Perhaps the containment measures will work, and the news at the end of the week will be good. But for now, we are in the thick of tragedy.” Wrote Marco Pavesi an anesthesiologist in Italy in a New York Times opinion on 18 March 2020. Read the full article here.