Coping with Dementia Care During the Coronavirus Pandemic: Family Caregiver Webinar Series
These webinars are intended to provide education and support to family caregivers impacted by the coronavirus. The webinars will be offered weekly on Wednesdays from noon to 1 p.m. (PST) via Zoom and facilitated by members of the UCSF Memory and Aging Center’s (MAC) Behavior Task Force in partnership with family caregivers. The format will be a half-hour presentation followed by a Q&A session where questions from participants will be answered. Sessions will be recorded and made available on the MAC website at memory.ucsf.edu/covid.
“Having a back-up plan in place – What if you get sick?”
presented by Jennifer Merrilees, RN, PhD and Nhật Minh Bùi, RN, MSN, AGNP-C
Wed, April 1, 12–1 p.m.
“In-home activities while sheltering in place”
presented by Sarah Dulaney, RN, CNS and Pam Roberts (family caregiver)
Wed, April 8, 12–1 p.m.
“Finding resources (food, medication, financial assistance, toilet paper, and incontinence supplies)”
presented by Amanda Li, LCSW and Jennifer Merrilees, RN, PhD
Wed, April 15, 12–1 p.m.
“Staying connected when you have to stay apart”
presented by Sarah Dulaney, RN, CNS
Wed, April 22, 12–1 p.m.
“Promoting caregiver health and well-being while sheltering in place”
presented by Julio Rojas, MD, PhD and Jennifer Merrilees, RN, PhD
Wed, April 29, 12–1 p.m.