Grand Rounds: Valea presents "The Effect of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Medical Education"
On April 22, 2021, UW Ob-Gyn Grand Rounds featured a guest lecture from Virginia Tech Carilion Department of Ob-Gyn Chair Fidel Valea, MD. Valea presented the lecture “The Effect of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Medical Education".
In his lecture, Valea described common impacts of the 2020 pandemic on medical student education, resident and fellow training, and other clinical training experiences. He discussed ways medical education programs adapted to meet trainee needs and maintain safety, how research was affected, past and ongoing challenges with the pandemic, and more.
Watch the whole lecture here.