May 5, 2020

On May 5, Vanderbilt Heart & Vascular Institute invited Middle Tennessee community cardiologists and primary care clinicians to meet via Zoom for a one-hour forum regarding the coronavirus and heart and vascular care: Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic.

A panel of VHVI physicians provided an overview of the current impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in our region, examined the correlation between COVID-19 and the heart and discussed Vanderbilt’s role in vaccine research and innovation.

VHVI Town Hall-COVID-19 | 05.05.20

Specific topics included:

  • Impact of COVID-19 on our region and cardiovascular outcomes
  • How COVID-19 affects heart
  • Role of ECMO
  • Therapies/Vaccines
  • New normal: Next six months and beyond