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.
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:
Jin Hui Joo, MA, MD, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Sandy Markwood, National Association of Area Agencies on Aging
C. Grace Whiting, JD, National Alliance on Caregiving
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.