Press Release

Caregiving During COVID-19: A BrightFocus Town Hall

Clarksburg, MD—BrightFocus Foundation, a nonprofit organization funding scientific research and promoting public awareness worldwide to end diseases of mind and sight, announced a free virtual town hall, Caregiving During COVID-19, to discuss the challenges currently facing caregivers across America and offer helpful advice to guide us through the coming months.

Promo Image for Caregiving During COVID-19 Town Hall Event with photo of Richar Lui

The town hall will be streamed live on August 4 at 7 p.m. EDT on all BrightFocus social media channels (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram) and at brightfocus.org. Second in a planned series, the program will feature Richard Lui, MSNBC news anchor and caregiver, speaking with three leading caregiving experts:

Questions may be sent in advance to: www.brightfocus.org/TownHallQuestions.

BrightFocus Foundation is a premier private funder of research to treat and cure Alzheimer’s, macular degeneration, and glaucoma, currently supporting a portfolio of over 200 projects around the globe, a $40 million investment.

This content was first posted on: August 3, 2020

Contact Information


Michael Buckley, Vice President of Public Affairs
BrightFocus Foundation
Phone: (301) 556-9370;
Email: mbuckley@brightfocus.org
 

The information provided in this section is a public service of BrightFocus Foundation, and should not in any way substitute for the advice of a qualified healthcare professional, and is not intended to constitute medical advice. Although we take efforts to keep the medical information on our website updated, we cannot guarantee that the information on our website reflects the most up-to-date research. Please consult your physician for personalized medical advice; all medications and supplements should only be taken under medical supervision. BrightFocus Foundation does not endorse any medical product or therapy.

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