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Medicine in our Backyard with Lisa Gibbs, MD

Life After the Pandemic: What We Have Learned About Mental and Physical Health

Medicine in our Backyard


 The Newport Beach Public Library Foundation in collaboration with UCI Health is pleased to virtually present the 2021-2022 season of Medicine in Our Backyard featuring an extraordinary group of renowned doctors and researchers speaking on a wide range of topics. The UCI doctors present the latest studies and newest technologies in an engaging online forum. This series is funded in part by the generosity of long time Newport Beach Public Library Foundation members Mike and Polly Smith


Rankell, Katie

 Life After the Pandemic: What We Have Learned About Mental and Physical Health

Lisa Gibbs, MD

Professor — Department of Family Medicine, UCI School of Medicine
Chief — Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Department of Family Medicine
Director — Medical Education, UCI School of Medicine’s Program in Geriatrics
Director — UCI Health Senior Health Center

Monday, May 23, 2022, 7:00pm

What do seniors need to do to combat the long-term effects of the pandemic? UCI Health gerontologist Lisa Gibbs, MD, chief of geriatric medicine and gerontology and the Ronald Reagan Endowed Chair of Geriatrics at the UCI School of Medicine, shares the lessons her team has learned and strategies we can all use to stay healthy, both physically and mentally, in the months and years ahead.


 Event details and RSVP Information: 

  • Location: NBPL Foundation’s ZOOM Webinar Room 
  • Virtual doors open 10 minutes before 7:00pm
  • Virtual presentation followed by Q&A

 Questions? Contact Director of Programs Kunga Wangmo-Upshaw or 949-717-3818.

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