AAHCI-LAC Webinar - Impact of Research during COVID-19
AAHCI LAC regional office host University of São Paulo Medical School ( FMUSP ) is organizing a Webinar on the “Impact of Research during COVID-19”. Research and development is a core function of academic health centers, and as the world is tackling the COVID-19 pandemic, many institutions have had to reprogram – or event shut down many – “non-essential” research projects in favor of work on...
AAHCI-SEA Webinar - Mental Health of Healthcare Workers
AAHCI SEA regional office host Universitas Indonesia ( FMUI ) organized a Webinar on “Mental Health of Healthcare Workers (HCWs) during COVID-19”. As we’ve seen globally, the spread of the novel coronavirus has challenged many nations and healthcare systems. One under-recognized and unaddressed area is that of the mental health issues that healthcare workers (HCWs) face on the frontline. HCW...
AAHCI-MENA Webinar - Online Teaching and Faculty Development
AAHCI MENA regional office host , American University of Beirut Medical Center ( AUBMC ), held a Webinar on “Online Teaching and Faculty Development” during COVID-19. Since the pandemic, many instructors and institutions have shifted to deliver their courses online, and the need for quality online instruction is not going away anytime soon. This Webinar included perspectives in the region on rec...
AAHCI-MENA Webinar-COVID-Free Hospital: How to do it?
AAHCI MENA Member, Sidra Medicine, is working closely with Qatar’s Ministry of Public Health and Hamad Medical Corporation ( also an AAHCI Member ) to ensure that they are supporting the nation and its people during this global pandemic. Sidra Medicine, as a healthcare institution, is also taking all precautions for their staff and patients and following the guidance and advice received from the ...
AAHCI LAC Regional Roundtable - COVID-19 Pandemic
The AAHCI LAC Regional Office host, University of São Paulo Medical School ( FMUSP ), is co-hosting a virtual roundtable discussion on the COVID-19 pandemic that will focus on sharing responses to the current situation in several member countries in the region. Presenters include: The University of São Paulo Medical School (FMUSP) (Brazil); Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Antioquia (UdeA)...
AAHCI-MENA Webinar - Impact of COVID-19 on AHCs in the UAE
This webinar focused on the impact of the novel coronavirus in selected academic institutions and healthcare centers in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The UAE recognized the severity of the situation with COVID-19 early on and responded proactively. Dr. Juan Acuña from Khalifa University College of Medicine and Health Science discussed the implications of research done and tools used during the ...
GIF Innovation Panel - Impact of COVID19 on Innovation Centers
AAHC/I hosted a virtual panel discussion on the “Impact of COVID-19 on Innovation Centers”, on Tuesday, June 23. We were joined by three presenters with a facilitated discussion at the end. As the world continues to deal with the effects from a global pandemic, the panel shared how they are continuing to run their innovation centers and adapting to new conditions.
AAHCI Roundtable - COVID-19 Epicenters: Lessons Learned, Impact, and Next Steps
This virtual gathering brought together a small group of leaders from member institutions in the U.S. and Europe who focused on how they have dealt with the pandemic, addressing such issues as:
COVID-19: working together through academic research networks
Financial impact of COVID-19
Going forward - how academic health center leaders are planning for 2021
AAHCI-MENA Webinar - Qatar's Regional Perspective on COVID-19 Pandemic
As the AAHCI-MENA Webinar series continues, Qatar’s perspective was provided by Dr. Abdullatif Mohamed Al Khal, Deputy Chief Medical Officer and Director of the Department of Medical Education at Hamad Medical Corporation ( HMC ), in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Al-Khal discussed the experience of Qatar’s response as well as HMC’s role in mitigating the spread of COVID-19. Dr. Al-Khal a...