About This Course:
We provide all interested professional individuals a free and easy to access e-learning ressource for fast information spread, practical hands-on tips and sound educational knowledge. The WHO and many other institutions host a multitude of relevant studies and guidelines regarding SARS-CoV-2, but it is rather difficult to filter out useful information from the great amount of materials published.
This e-learning includes severeal chapters and you will need to dedicate between 2 - 3 days on the entire course - depending on how many of the available sources you wish to cover in-depth. We provide a multitude of additional sources and connect to further relevant e-learning offers from other providers alongside to this course.
We hope to contribute our share. Stay Strong!
This course is designed for medical students within their clinical years of study and all healthcare professionals (MD's, nurses, residents, students) in contact with COVID-19 patients. Please be advised that this course may not be suitable for lay-persons.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I register?
Please click on register on the top right of your screen and follow the steps. You will receive an email to verify your registration information. If you do not receive your registration email, please also make sure to check in your junk-email folder, as certain mail providers may mark your registration e-mail as spam. You are ready to go on once you clicked on the e-mailed link.
How can I enroll?
After your successful registration and verification, please login on http://elearning.medopolo.com and enroll in the 'Corona Virus: Basic Course'. Now you are ready to start your course.
What web browser should I use?
The Open edX platform works best with current versions of Chrome, Firefox or Safari, or with Internet Explorer version 9 and above.
See our list of supported browsers for the most up-to-date information.
This e-learning course is accredited by:
- the Ludwigs-Maximilian University (LMU) Munich, Germany ( Final-Year (PJ) students credit),
- the Faculty of Medicine Botucatu (FMB), Botucatu, Brasil (36 credit hour elective),
- the Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), São Paulo, Brasil (e-lective course), and
- the CEU Universidad Cardenal Herrera, Spain (as e-lective course)
- additional institutions are currently under review.