April 15, 2020 • Webinar
The ongoing COVID-19 crisis presents unique challenges for the public health and aging sectors. While social distancing protects older adults who are at higher risk for complications from the virus, the practice can exacerbate social isolation, a longstanding issue for this population. The needs of older adults must be considered across a continuum of care from primary prevention to post-acute care in the coming months.
Sandy Markwood, CEONational Association of Area Agencies on Aging
Terry Fulmer, PhD, RN, FAAN,President and CEOJohn A. Hartford Foundation
Yanira Cruz, DrPH, President and CEONational Hispanic Council on Aging
Megan Wolfe, JD, Policy Development ManagerTrust for America's Health