January 10, 2023 APP Grand Rounds presented by MGH and BWH APP Education Committees 2022-2023: Stroke Updates - Archived


This activity is an on-demand archived lecture from the APP Grand Rounds Presented by MGH and BWH APP Education Committees 2022-2023. The educational monthly series is designed to provide clinical content that is relevant to multiple disciplines throughout the Mass General Brigham organization. The lectures are designed to provide concise and accurate information that clinicians can use to provide evidence-based care. The lectures have been designed based on feedback from community members.

Course Directors:
Erin Schroeder, NP & Ariel Nowicki, PA-C

For questions regarding the registration process, please contact Mass General Brigham Office of Continuing Professional Development at partnerscpd@partners.org.

You may print individual certificates throughout the year; your cumulative list of completed activities is accessible on your transcript.


Target Audience

This activity is intended for all APPs, MDs, and Pharmacists within Mass General Brigham.


Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • List available treatments for COVID-19.
  • Apply treatments based on stage of disease and risk of progression.
  • Understand the impact of omicron on treatment options for COVID-19.

Additional Information

Provided by: 

Provided by Mass General Brigham

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Participation
  • 1.00 Contact hours (CEUs) of Continuing Education Credit for Pharmacists
Course opens: 
Course expires: 

Course Directors

Erin Schroeder, CNP
Nurse Practitioner, Gynecologic Oncology,
Massachusetts General Hospital

Ariel Nowicki, PA-C
Neurosurgery ICU Physician Assistant,
Brigham and Women's Hospital


Alice Maxfield, MD
Head & Neck Surgery,Otalaryngology
Brigham & Women's Hospital Brigham & Women's Faulkner Hospital


Leah Gordon, DNP, RN, CNP, FNP-C
Director of Diversity for Patient Care Services,
Massachusetts General Hospital 

Han na Park, PA-C
Dept of Neurosurgery, Cerebrovascular Group,
Brigham & Women's Hospital

Madhav Sukumaran, MD, PhD
Neurosurgery Fellow,
Brigham & Women's Hospital


Companies that are ineligible to be accredited in the ACCME System (ineligible companies) are those whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. Examples of such organizations include:

  • Advertising, marketing, or communication firms whose clients are ineligible companies
  • Bio-medical startups that have begun a governmental regulatory approval process
  • Compounding pharmacies that manufacture proprietary compounds
  • Device manufacturers or distributors
  • Diagnostic labs that sell proprietary products
  • Growers, distributors, manufacturers or sellers of medical foods and dietary supplements
  • Manufacturers of health-related wearable products
  • Pharmaceutical companies or distributors
  • Pharmacy benefit managers
  • Reagent manufacturers or sellers

For more information: https://accme.org/faq/what-accmes-definition-ineligible-company

Mass General Brigham has implemented a process to mitigate relevant financial relationships for this continuing education (CE) activity to help ensure content objectivity, independence,
fair balance and ensure that the content is aligned with the interest of the public. 

The following planners reported no relevant financial relationship with an ineligible company:
Saksham Gupta, MD
Lindsay Harris, NP
Jessica L Logsdon, PA-C, MHA
Colleen McGauley, NP
Ariel Nowicki, PA-C
Joseph Parseghian, PA-C
Patricia Riley, NP
Darlene Sawicki, NP
Erin Schroeder, NP
Michael Schontz, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP

The following speaker reported no relevant financial relationship with an ineligible company:
Han na Park, PA-C
Madhav Sukumaran, MD, PhD


In support of improving patient care, Mass General Brigham is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Designation Statements

AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
Mass General Brigham designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity provides 1 contact hour (1 CEU) of continuing education credit. ACPE Universal Activity Number (UAN): JA0007437-0000-22-003-H04-P

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Participation
  • 1.00 Contact hours (CEUs) of Continuing Education Credit for Pharmacists


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