COVID-19 represents a major problem for older persons. In addition, social isolation can increase the loneliness epidemic. The Geriatrics program at St Louis University provides this information to update older persons on the on-going COVID-19 pandemic.
Articles, Podcasts, and Interview Resources
|June 2, 2020||History of Pandemics||John E. Morley, M.D., B.Ch.||History of Pandemics|
|May 11, 2020||
Using Telehealth Groups to Combat Loneliness in Older Adults Through COVID-19
Max Zubatsky, Ph.D., LMFT, Marla Berg-Weger, Ph.D., L.C.S.W. and John E. Morley, M.D., B.Ch.
|Journal of American Geriatrics Society|
|May 4, 2020||
A Brief but Spectacular Look at COVID-19 in Older Persons
John E. Morley, M.D., B.Ch.
|COVID-19 in Older Persons|
|April 30, 2020||Editorial: Loneliness and Social Isolation in Older Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Implications for Gerontological Social Work||
Marla Berg-Weger, Ph.D., L.C.S.W. and John E. Morley, M.D., B.Ch.
|Loneliness and Social Isolation in Older Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Implications for Gerontological Social Work|
|April 27, 2020||Aging in the Time of COVID-19||
John E. Morley, M.D., B.Ch
|Aging in the Time of COVID-19|
|April 24, 2020||Loneliness and Social Isolation Among Older Adults: How Can We Provide Support?||
Marla Berg-Weger, Ph.., L.C.S.W.
|Michael Creedon Annual Lecture on Aging, A.T. Still University|
|April 11, 2020||KTRS Elder Talk with Tucker Allen||
John E. Morley , M.D., B.Ch.
|KTRS Elder Talk|
|April 13, 2020||Grief During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Considerations for Palliative Care Providers||Cara L. Wallace, Ph.D., LMSW, APHSW-C1, Stephanie P. Wladkowski, Ph.D., LMSW, APHSW-C2, Allison Gibson, Ph.D., MSW, LISW3, Patrick White, M.D., HMDC, FACP, FAAHPM4||JPSM Journal|
|March 16, 2020||Breitbart News: Older Persons and the COVID-19 Pandemic||John E. Morley, M.D., B.Ch.||Breitbart News|
|March 25, 2020||How to Combat Isolation and Loneliness Among Seniors During the COVID-19 Outbreak||Marla Berg-Weger, Ph.D., LCSW||St. Louis On the Air|
|March 31, 2020
||Nursing Homes Struggle with Coronavirus Prevention||John E. Morley, M.D., B.Ch.||St. Louis On The Air|
|Spring 2020 Aging Successfully Article||Older Persons and the COVID-19 Pandemic||John E. Morley, M.D., B.Ch.||COVID-19 Update|
|Spring 2020||Journal of Nutritional Health and Aging Editorial: COVID-19 and Older Adults||John E. Morley, M.D., B.Ch. and Bruno Vellas, M.D.||COVID-19 and Older Adults|