Seniors are among the most vulnerable groups to COVID-19.
While public health experts recommend seniors take extra care to stay home and protect themselves from potential infection, concerns have also been raised about the potential negative effects of isolation on seniors’ physical and mental health.
Join UBC experts who will address these issues and answer your questions.
Dr. Joanie Sims-Gould
Associate Professor, Department of Family Practice, UBC Faculty of Medicine
Principal Scientist, Active Aging Research Team
Dr. Roger Wong
Clinical Professor, Division of Geriatric Medicine, UBC Faculty of Medicine
Dr. Chris Wyatt
Director, UBC Geriatric Dentistry Program
Senior Instructor, UBC Graduate School of Journalism
Thursday, April 30, 2020, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. PDT
This webinar is open to media and the public. This is the fourth webinar in alumni UBC’s COVID-19 series. View the previous webinars here.