COVID-19 Impacts: Addressing Mental Health Issues in Adults

COVID-19 Impacts: Addressing Mental Health Issues in Adults

COVID-19 Webinar Series

Accreditation
Target Audience:

Physicians and other health care providers.

  • May 11, 2021
Broadcast starts: 6:30 PM PDT

Online from Vancouver BC

Overview

Join us for this free online accredited educational session where highly experienced and knowledgeable specialists and family physicians will share their expertise, experiences, resources, and recommended best practices in assessing and managing adults with mental health issues during the COVID-19 pandemic. The webinar will include a panel of presenters, and the audience will be able to ask their questions in real time using webinar technology. We encourage you to send your questions in early.

Skills Gained

  1. Assess the mental health impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on your adult patients.
  2. Apply best practices and respond to the mental health impacts of the pandemic on your adult patients.
  3. Identify available resources to support your patient care.

Key Speakers

  • Panelist: Dr. Ashnoor Nagji, MD, CCFP, Family Physician, Clinical Associate Professor, UBC; Vancouver Division of Family Practice Primary Maternity Care Network Committee Chair
  • Panelist: Dr. Grant Millar, MD, FRCPC; Physician Lead - Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, St. Paul’s Hospital; Clinical Instructor, University of British Columbia
  • Panelist: Dr. Daniel Vigo, MD, Lic. Psych, DrPH; Assistant Professor, University of British Columbia; Scientist, Centre for Health Evaluation & Outcome Sciences
  • Panelist: Dr. Kathryn Fung, MD, FRCPC, Psychiatrist; Clinical Associate Professor, UBC; UBC Program Director – Undergraduate Psychiatry; Medical Lead – BC Medical Quality Initiative – Medical Staff Practice Enhancement Panels.
  • Panelist: Dr. Steven Taylor, Ph.D., R.Psych; Professor & Clinical Psychologist, University of British Columbia
  • Moderator: Dr. Christie Newton: MD, CCFP, FCFP, Associate Professor, Associate Head Education and Engagement, Medical Director UBC Health Clinic, UBC

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-11May. Or go directly to https://app.sli.do/event/dgvyhlk1

  • 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.

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