Events

6

Oct

2020

[Webinar] Journal Club on “Ethics and Care Issues in Residential Care Homes for Elderly (RCHE) under COVID-19”

Date: 6 October 2020 (Tuesday)
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Venue: The webinar will be conducted via Zoom. The meeting ID will be sent to registrants by email.

Topic: Ethics and Care Issues in Residential Care Homes for Elderly (RCHE) under COVID-19
Speaker: Dr. Kong Tak-kwan, Honorary Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Medicine & Therapeutics, CUHK; Honorary Clinical Associate Professor, Medical Ethics & Humanities Unit and Department of Family Medicine & Primary Care, HKU
Discussant: Prof. Jean Woo, Emeritus Professor of Medicine, Henry G Leong Research Professor of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Faculty of Medicine of CUHK; Director, CUHK Jockey Club Institute of Ageing, SH Ho Centre for Gerontology and Geriatrics and Centre for Nutritional Studies, CUHK

Registration: Please click here

References:

  1. Lau-Ng R, Caruso LB, Peris TT. COVID‐19 Deaths in Long‐Term Care Facilities: A Critical Piece of the Pandemic Puzzle. JAGS 5 Jun 2020.
  2. Kong Tak-kwan. Comment on COVID‐19 Deaths in Long‐Term Care Facilities: A Critical Piece of the Pandemic Puzzle. JAGS. In press.
  3. Reply to comment on COVID‐19 Deaths in Long‐Term Care Facilities: A Critical Piece of the Pandemic Puzzle. JAGS.

Event Recaps:

Presentation slides by Dr. Tak-kwan Kong - "Ethics and Care of Elders in Residential Care Homes during COVID-19 Pandemic"