Posted: April 7, 2020

Psychosocial Dimensions of Infectious Outbreaks

Description

This video presentation includes a review of some of the key history of human reactions to pandemics as well as the available medical literature on the subject. It provides important context our understand of the experience of the COVID-19 pandemic in our society, colleagues, and patients.

Authors

Craig L. Katz, M.D., Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Contact

craig.katz@mssm.edu

Learner Audience

Undergraduate Medical Education (UME), Graduate Medical Education (GME), Continuing Medical Education/Continuing Professional Development (CME/CPD), Interprofessional

Domain

Medical Knowledge

Resource Type(s)

Film/Video

Instructional Method(s)

Self-Directed Learning

Keywords

Psychiatry, History, Pandemic, COVID-19, Infectious outbreaks, Psychosocial, Human behavior