Updated programme for the next LTCcovid webinar: opportunities and barriers for using care home data to inform the response to COVID-19, 22nd June (2pm GMT)


“Covid-19 – the stimulus to redress the invisibility of the UK care home population” Dr Jenni Burton, University of Glasgow

“The impact of Covid-19 on care homes. Evidence from London” Dr Jose- Luis Fernandez, Care Policy and Evaluation Centre, Department of Health Policy, London School of Economics and Political Science

“Challenges and barriers to use care homes data: lessons from Brazil”  Dr Patrick Alexander Wachholz, Botucatu Medical School, São Paulo State University (UNESP)

“Mobilizing long term care data during a pandemic: Lessons from the Canadian Experience”: Professor John Hirdes, School of Public Health and Health Systems, University of Waterloo


Following the presentations, there will be 30 minutes of discussion until 15.30 for those who can stay.

Further information:

An InterRAI white paper on the Risk Profiles based on COVID-19 Mortality Risk Factors in Long-term Care Settings: Evidence from Canada, United States and New Zealand is available here:

The webinar is free to attend with pre-registration, it will be recorded and the video will be shared on this website.

To register:

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