Event Details
Event Title Diversity in Aging Symposium. Eldercare: Diverse Perspectives and Diverse Needs.
Location Virtual
Sponsor UNC Partnerships in Aging Program
Date/Time 01/20/2021 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
For more information, contact the event administrator: Cass Dictus cdictus@email.unc.edu
Sorry, no sessions are available

Please join us for the inaugural

Diversity in Aging Symposium

focused on

Eldercare: Diverse Perspectives and Diverse Needs



 Wednesday, January 20, 2021, 1pm - 2:15pm

Virtual Event (Zoom link will be forwarded with registration confirmation)


The Diversity in Aging Symposium is designed to spark conversation at the intersection of aging, race, culture, and ethnicity. For our first event, we will engage in conversation about Eldercare with four community agencies who serve historically marginalized populations of older adults.


Opening Remarks:

Dr. Tamara Baker, UNC Department of Psychiatry 


Carolina Avary, Piedmont Health

Chasity Hunt, Carolina Compassion Care in Lumberton

Kathy Atwater, Marian Cheek Jackson Center




UNC Partnerships in Aging Program (PiAP)


in collaboration with:

The UNC School of Nursing

The UNC School of Social Work

The Gillings School of Global Public Health

The Department of Allied Health Sciences, School of Medicine

UNC - Chapel Hill