Global Learning Collaborative Sessions

Sessions are held from 0800 - 0930 MT; 1500 - 1630 UTC 

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Simultaneous French and Spanish translation will be available during each session.

Upcoming Session

December 7, 2020

Science and the Response to the COVID-19 "Infodemic"

Moderator: Soumya Swaminathan, MD, Chief Scientist, World Health Organization

International Panel of Experts

Register for What Have We Learned from the Global Spread of COVID-19

Facilitation by:

Sanjeev Arora, MD
Director, Project ECHO

Matthew Bouchonville, MD
Associate Director, ECHO Institute

Past Sessions

November 2, 2020

What Have We Learned About the Clinical Management of COVID-19 Patients?

Moderator: Soumya Swaminathan, MD, Chief Scientist, World Health Organization

Panelists: Maurizio Cecconi, MD FRCA FFICM, Head of Department Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Units, Humanitas Research Hospital;
Janet Diaz, MD, Team Lead, World Health Organization;
Flavia Ribeiro Machado, MD, PhD, Professor, Chief of Division of Critical Care, Department of Anesthesiology, Intensive Care and Pain, Federal University of Sao Paulo;
Zarir Udwadia, MD, FRCP, FCCP, Consultant Chest Physician, Hinduja Hospital & Research Center, Breach Candy Hospital, and Parsee General Hospitals

September 18, 2020

What Have We Learned About COVID-19 Transmission?

Panel Moderator: Soumya Swaminathan, MD; Chief Scientist, WHO

Session will begin with a 10-minute overview from Dr. Swaminathan regarding current updates on COVID-19. 


  1. Jay Butler, MD; Deputy Director, US Infectious Diseases Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  2. George Gao, DPhil, 王晓琪; Director-General, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention (China CDC)
  3. Marion Koopmans, DVM, PhD; Head of Department, Viroscience, Erasmus MC 
  4. Karla Soares-Weiser, MD; MSc, PhD, Editor in Chief, Cochrane Library

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This series was created with the generous philanthropic support of the Bristol Meyers Squibb Foundation