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Hot Topics in Public Health: Coronavirus: An Update

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Join Marie Meckel, MEd, MPH, Associate Professor for Bay Path University's MS in Physician Assistant Studies for an informational online Hot Topics in Public Health: Coronavirus: An Update.


This webinar will discuss the coronavirus, how it is spread, the impact of the virus and public health interventions both nationally and globally.


About Marie Meckel
Marie has a strong interest in promoting Physician Assistants as a global solution to the primary health care provider shortage, especially in resource poor countries. She has been engaged in work internationally that gathers data on the international PA and has interviewed and written articles on PA’s around the world, especially in Africa. This work can be found in ‘Global Health Rounds’ in Clinical Advisor (Link below), which was created and maintained by Marie since 2013. Under a CDC funded grant at Walter Sisulu University in South Africa she helped introduce the Clinical Associate (the South African equivalent to the PA) into the health care system to address the health care provider shortage. She also was approved to serve as a Fulbright specialist  to work on clinical education in South Africa. She holds a masters in public health as well as a masters in medical education.