Covid-19 Program

Providing Healthcare In a Pandemic

Webinar session recordings are available here    This webinar series took place on six Tuesdays in November/December of 2020 and provided current and future healthcare providers with information regarding COVID-19 and strategies to overcome the many challenges it presents to our communities.


Webinar Sessions:

Tuesday, November 3rd – Trauma Informed Responses to the Dual Pandemics

Samantha P. Koury, LMSW – UB’s Institute on Trauma & Trauma Informed Care (both presenters)

Susan A. Green, LCSW  

Tuesday, November 10th – Legal Issues Associated with Telehealth Services

Scott Carroll – Partner at Lippes, Mathias, Wexler & Friedman LLP

Tuesday, November 17th – How to Counsel Parents on Parenting During a Pandemic

Best practices for interacting with our children in the COVID-19 crisis

Kathy Sievering – Nationally Certified School Psychologist, recently retired

Kristi Moscato – Community Engagement Manager at the Parent Network of WNY

Linda Franke – Certified Practice Facilitator and Mindfulness Educator

Tuesday, December 1st – Outbreak Prevention in Long-Term Care Facilities

Greg Collins, DO – Wyoming County Health Department Commissioner & Medical Director (Skilled Nursing Facility)

Tuesday, December 8th – Treatment of COVID-19 and Other Infectious Diseases of Public Health Importance

An Overview of current treatments for COVID-19 and screening/treatment strategies for other communicable diseases including STIs, HIV and Hepatitis C during the pandemic.

David Dobrzynski, MD and Daniela DiMarco, MD, MPH – University of Rochester Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)

Tuesday, December 15th – Self-Care for First Responders and Healthcare Professionals

Catherine Cook-Cottone, PhD – University at Buffalo Graduate School of Education

Webinar session recordings are available here