We are delighted to present this live webinar, which is exclusively available to Members and Fellows of RCPI, doctors on RCPI training programmes, doctors on RCPI Professional Competence Schemes.
You must be "in good standing" in order to register for this event, i.e. you must be up to date with your membership and/or Professional Competence fees.
This COVID-19 clinical update, which will be broadcast live as a webinar, is an opportunity to hear updates on treatment of the disease and the use of lung ultrasound.
The event will be chaired by Professor Anthony O'Regan, Dean of the Institute of Medicine at RCPI, and is hosted by Professor Mary Horgan, President of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland.
Speaking this week, we have:
There are limited places available for the live webinar. If you are unable to book a place, you will be able to watch videos of all of the talks on Panopto, our video sharing platform.
To get access to our full archive of COVID-19 lectures, simply click here
A link to these online recordings has been shared with all postgraduate medical training bodies in Ireland.
First, you must book your place at the webinar on this web page. On the day, you must sign into our virtual learning environment RCPI Brightspace.
On the day of the event, the steps are:
Note, the webinar will only become available to watch at 5pm on the day, but we recommend logging in ten minutes ahead of time.
To join this webinar on Zoom you will need a computer (Windows or Apple) or mobile device with internet access and speakers.
If you're joining the webinar on a computer you can use the Zoom desktop website. You do not need to download the Zoom app - if you see a pop up message about the app, you can dismiss this.
The Zoom website functions best on Google Chrome.
When you click on the link for "Join the Live Webinar" you will see a message asking you to open Zoom. Click on “Open Zoom”.
You will then be asked for your name and email address. Once you’ve entered these details, click on “Join Webinar”.
If you're watching the webinar on a mobile device you will need to download the Zoom app. To save time on the day, we recommend downloading the app in advance:
When you open the Zoom app click on “Join a Meeting”. You will need to enter the meeting ID number. The ID number for this week's event will be sent to you via email beforehand.
If you have any questions for our panel please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will endeavour to have these answered as part of the event. Alternatively, you can submit questions via Twitter @RCPI_news.
We are now using Zoom to broadcast our live webinars. When you open Zoom to watch the live webinar you will be able to submit questions to the panel during the event.
To submit questions to the panel:
Note, it may not be possible to answer all questions we receive.