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International Responses to COVID-19 in Care Homes

18 May @ 14:00 - 15:30 BST

LTCcovid webinar: International responses to COVID-19 in care homes (18 May 2020, Monday)

Register at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/international-responses-to-covid-19-in-care-homes-tickets-105238210320

We’re delighted to announce the first LTCcovid webinar, free to attend, please register using the link below:

Date And Time: Mon, 18 May 2020, 14:00 – 15:30 BST

Programme

Short introduction to LTCcovid

Adelina Comas-Herrera (Care Policy and Evaluation Centre, Department of Health Policy, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK)

Challenges to an effective response to COVID-19 in US LTC sector and progress update

Courtney Van Houtven (Center of Innovation to Accelerate Discovery and Practice Transformation, Durham Veterans Affairs Health Care System and Department of Population Health Sciences and Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy, Duke, United States)

Allowing visitors back into care homes? Risks and risk reduction

Lee-Fay Low (University of Sydney, Australia)

Responding to care home staff’s questions with research: Top Tips for Tricky Times

Claire Goodman (University of Hertfordshire, UK)

An emergency strategy for care homes in Latin America

Peter Lloyd-Sherlock (University of East Anglia, UK)

Discussion

The webinar is free to attend with pre-registration.

The webinar will be recorded and the video will be shared on LTCcovid.org.

CoNGO Notice: Webinar was suggested by NGO Ageing Committee–Geneva. Contact Silvia Perel-Levin, Chair at ngoageing@gmail.com and visit http://ageingcommitteegeneva.org/.

Details

Date:
18 May
Time:
14:00 - 15:30 BST

Organizer

International Long Term Care
Website:
https://ltccovid.org/