COVID-19: An Update for Physicians

From Narayana Health, Indian College of Anaesthesiology, University of Minnesota, USA.
Course Duration : 1 Week
Course Fee : Free
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Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course the candidate should be able to

  • Understand the basics of the COVID-19 disease and modes of transmission of the underlying coronavirus.
  • Recognize the signs and symptoms of COVID-19 disease.
  • Understand the features of diagnostic procedures, including imaging and RT PCR.
  • Enumerate intensive care management of infected patients while the underlying viral disease runs its course.
  • Understand the emerging use of treatments such as hydroxychloroquine and antiviral treatment in the management of COVID-19.
  • Enlist and adopt effective preventive measures to avoid the transmission in contagious surroundings as well as in the community.
  • Realize the ongoing trends and treatment measures being utilized across the globe with updated literature review regarding the COVID-19 disease

Who Should take up this course ?

The course offers valuable knowledge that will assist medical professionals who are directly or indirectly managing or assisting in management of COVID-19.

Primary audience: All professionals managing COVID-19 patients (including critical care specialists, residents, nurses and technicians), Anaesthesiologists, General Physicians, Family doctors.

Secondary audience: Fellows in all medical specialties and interested professionals from allied specialties.


Dr. Muralidhar Kanchi

Dr. Muralidhar Kanchi

MD, FIACTA, FICA, MBA, FASE Director (Academic)
Senior Consultant & Professor Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Prof. of International Health, University of Minnesota, USA
Narayana Hrudayalaya Hospitals



MBBS, M.D.(Anaesthesiology) Internal Quality Auditor ACLS (Provider) ACLS (Instructor)
FNB (Critical care medicine)
Narayana Health

Dr.Harish MM

Dr.Harish MM

Consultant-Incharge, Critical Care
Narayana Health

Dr. Jose Chacko

Dr. Jose Chacko

Sr.Consultant & HOD-Emergency & Critical Care
Narayana Health


The current coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues to spread exponentially, enveloping the globe, creating chaos while imposing tremendous mortality and economic burden. Healthcare professionals across the globe are faced with the challenge of managing this novel coronavirus disease with no guaranteed curative measures, while struggling to avoid getting infected themselves as they work continuously in close proximity to the contagious patients.

This well-timed one-stop course is aimed to provide you with targeted understanding on the basics, management and prevention of this novel COVID-19 disease in such overwhelming circumstances. This course will save your precious time looking around for valuable information and rather allow you to focus your efforts and time on patient care.


  • Module 1: Clinical features and Transmission of COVID-19
  • Module 2: Diagnosis of COVID-19
  • Module 3: Managing COVID-19
  • Module 4: Literature update

A Certificate of Participation will be jointly issued from Narayana Health, Indian College of Anaesthesiologists & University of Minnesota, USA on completion of all modules.



Documents Required

* Applicant should enclose a valid UG certificate.


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Medical Council of India does not recognize courses that are offered through online or blended learning platform.

Once you complete the enrolment process, you will be provided with a unique enrolment number and login details to If in case, you haven’t received the same within 3 working days from enrolment, please feel free to call us on +91 7899723391 or write to us on

No, it is an online learning program. All you need is a laptop/ desktop/ tablet/ mobile with good internet connection. The program is available for the duration of total course duration from your date of joining the course. You could study as much as you can and as many times as you wish in that duration.

Our team is always ready to assist or queries, feel free to call us on +91 7899723391 (Mon-Fri, 9AM – 5 PM), email us on We promise to resolve the query at the earliest.

If you feel that something is wrong with respect to the content or assessment, you can write at, directing it to the course coordinator, Dr Bhaskar Rajakumar.

Once you successfully pass your exam, you can download the E-certificate from If you need assistance, please feel free to call on +91 78929 39817.

This training course will help you enhance your knowledge and understanding COVID-19 and its management strategies. Presently, there are no credit points accredited to any university / medical body for this course. However, this is accredited by Narayana Health, Indian College of Anesthesiologists, University of Minnesota, USA.

Yes. The course and the content is relevant across the globe. International students before enrolling can contact the learner management team by writing to or call +91 7899723391.

No, We do not provide any placement assistance.

Yes, you may ask questions on the platform, which will be answered by the faculty as early as possible.

No, this is an online course. There is no hands on workshop or observership available.

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