Join Michelle Eliot at a discussion about the physical, mental and financial costs of caregiving
October 13 | Online
The pandemic has been tough on many of us - but how has it impacted the people who provide care to those most in need, which is oftentimes on top of their professional responsibilities?
On October 13 at 12 p.m., join CBC British Columbia's Michelle Eliot and a panel of experts at What is the cost of care?, a free, online UBC Dialogues discussion about the complex reality of caregiving in our society.
Topics of interest include the intersectional and socioeconomic pressures on caregivers, impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, how to better support caregivers and more.
Dr. Marina Adshade – Assistant Professor of Teaching, Vancouver School of Economics, UBC
Dr. Terri-Leigh Aldred (she/her/hers) – Family Physician, Site Director, Indigenous Family Medicine Program, UBC, and Medical Director, Primary Care, First Nations Health Authority
Dr. Sylvia Anne Fuller – Professor, Department of Sociology, UBC Faculty of Arts
Dr. Anusha Kassan (she/her/hers) – Registered Psychologist, Associate Professor, High Impact Position in Child & Youth Mental Health, UBC Faculty of Education, School and Applied Child Psychology Programme