Dr. Charles HoopesDepartment of Surgery Professor Charles Hoopes, M.D., will present at the UAB COVID Forum, End-Stage Heart and Lung Disease in the Era of COVID-19. The virtual event will be held on Mar. 5 from 1-5 p.m. CST.

 As Director of Heart and Lung Transplantation at UAB, Hoopes will present on various effects of COVID-19 on patients’ hearts and lungs during his session, “Extracorporeal Circulatory Support/ECMO: Indications and Outcomes.”

This virtual forum will cover the subject of COVID-19 as it relates specifically to patients with advanced heart/lung disease and/or thoracic transplant. The event has been approved for four CME APA credits. Continuing nursing education credits and American Board of Perfusion Credits have been applied for.

If you would like to attend the free forum, you may download the agenda and register here.