COVID-19 Impacts: Child and Youth Eating Disorders

COVID-19 Impacts: Child and Youth Eating Disorders

COVID-19 Webinar Series

Accreditation
Target Audience:

Physicians and other health care providers.

Course Format: Online webinar 18:30-20:00 PDT: presentations with Q&A
  • Apr 14, 2021
Broadcast starts: 6:30 PM PDT

Online from Vancouver BC

Overview

Join us for this free online accredited educational session where highly experienced physician experts and specialists will answer your COVID-19 questions and share their experiences and best practices in managing the COVID-19 pandemic impacts on eating disorders in children and youth. The webinar will include a panel of presenters and participants will be prompted to ask their questions in real time using webinar technology. We encourage you to send your questions in early.

Skills Gained

  1. Use the prevalence of eating disorders in the province to consider/assess the prevalence in your practice
  2. Discuss the suggested best practices on use of in-person and virtual appointments in managing eating disorders
  3. Access available resources for eating disorders to support patients in your practice

Key Speakers

 

Panelist: Dr. Julia Wong, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Co-medical Director, Provincial Eating Disorder Program

Panelist: Dr. Pei-Yoong Lam, Pediatrician, Co-medical Director, Provincial Eating Disorder Program

Panelist: Dr. Michelle Horn, Program Manager, BC's Children's Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre

Panelist: Dr. Vicki Klassen, Family Physician

Moderator: Dr. Susan Baer, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Chief Psychiatrist, BC Children's Hospital

Format

  • Moderator and presenters visible via webcam
  • Presentation slides visible on the webinar
  • Audio live through your computer speakers
  • Your questions sent via slido

Connection Details

Prior to the webinar you will receive an email from UBC CPD with connection details. If you do not receive this email, please check your spam folders. You should add "@ubc.ca" to your safe sender list. If you do not see the connection email, please contact us.

How to ask Questions

  • The Question & Answer page is OPEN NOW - we encourage you to submit your questions early.

  • Go to https://www.sli.do/ and enter the event ID #: COVID-April. Or go directly to https://app.sli.do/event/rlmoezsh.

  • Type out your question in the ‘type your question’ field and click ‘SEND'. You will see your question posted and you will be able to review questions that others have asked. Your questions can be asked anonymously, just leave your name out when posting your questions.
  • Up-vote: feel free to click the thumbs up icon beside the questions you like as this will move those questions to the top of the queue.
  • Questions will be reviewed by the moderator and relayed to the presenters before the session and during the Q&A period.

More COVID-19 Information

View Past Webinar Recordings      View COVID-19 Resources      View External CPD/CME Calendar

Cost

Free, but space is limited. Please email cpd.info@ubc.ca if you register but cannot attend.

Cancellations and Refunds

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