Sara and Samuel J. Lessans Healthcare Symposium COVID-19 Pandemic: Mental Health Effects on Older Adults and their Health Care Providers

Date: Thursday, June 17, 2021
Time: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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This is the second session of the symposium

Session II: Mental Health Support for Healthcare Professionals
• Matthew V. Rudorfer, M.D.
• Molyn Leszcz, MD, FRCPC, Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai Hospital
Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto

This session will examine the impact of the pandemic on healthcare professionals. The session will focus on the growing number of large trials of interventions aimed at helping healthcare workers dealing with pandemic-related stress and its attendant complications (depression, PTSD, etc). We will then examine the more specific impact of the pandemic on the mental health of healthcare professionals and the ramifications of the stress caused by the pandemic and how to move forward.

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Robin J. Lerner