Join us for a webinar on Sept. 16 at 12:00 (noon) EDT with Shanthi Johnson, PhD, Dean of the School of Public Health at the University of Alberta. The webinar will delve into the issues outlined in her article about social isolation as a result of COVID among immigrant and refugee seniors. Unique risk factors such as racism, discrimination, language barriers, weak social networks, and separation from friends and family predispose them to problems. This article is open access until Sept. 17.
CCHL Forum Webinar: Competing challenges for immigrant seniors – Social isolation and the pandemic