Join us on May 27 at noon for the third webcast in our new weekly series, McGill Cares, designed to support family caregivers. During candid, 30-minute interviews with leading experts, Claire Webster, Alzheimer Care Consultant and Founder of the McGill Dementia Education Program, will explore topics related to caring for a loved one with dementia.
Support and Safety during the COVID-19 Crisis
Dr. José Morais is Professor and the Director of Geriatric Medicine at the McGill Faculty of Medicine, the McGill University Health Centre and Jewish General Hospital. In addition to being Academic Lead of the McGill Dementia Education Program, he is Co-Director of the Quebec Network for Research on Aging and past President of the Canadian Geriatrics Society. He conducts research on the organization of services for older adults, and on nutrition and metabolism as they pertain to healthy and fragile aging. Dr. Morais will speak about how seniors are being affected by the COVID-19 crisis, and how they can stay safe and healthy during this difficult period.
This webcast is free and open to the public.
Click here to watch live on Wednesday, May 27, 12:00 EDT
June 3 - Coping with Grief, with Corrie Sirota
For more information about the McGill Dementia Education Program or to make a donation, please visit www.mcgill.ca/dementia. If you have specific topics or questions that you would like us to address during our weekly webcasts, please email us at dementia [at] mcgill.ca (subject: McGill%20Cares%20Webcast%20Series%20) .
Read Claire Webster's blog, A Caregiver's Crusade.