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From Pandemic to Endemic: What does the future hold?

Register for an engaging Homecoming 2021 panel discussion

September 15, 2021 — 

As Canada enters the fourth wave of COVID-19, we all have questions about what’s next. Join UM President and Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Michael Benarroch as he speaks with local thought-leaders on what it will look like when COVID-19 becomes endemic.

Panellists include UM alumnae:   

  • Jo Ann Unger [MA/04, PhD/12] – Clinical Psychologist and President, Manitoba Psychological Society 
  • Joss Reimer [MD/08, MPH/13] – Medical Lead for Manitoba’s Vaccine Implementation Task Force & Medical Director, Population and Public Health, WRHA 
  • Marcia Anderson [MD/02] – Public Health Lead, Manitoba First Nations Pandemic Response Coordination Team; Vice-Dean, Indigenous Health and Executive Director, Indigenous Academic Affairs, Ongomiizwin – Indigenous Institute of Health and Healing, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Dodie Jordaan [BA/09] –  Executive Director, Ka Ni Kanichihik and Board Chair, Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre

From Pandemic to Endemic: What does the future hold?
Sept. 23 | 7 P.M. | Virtual event

This engaging panel discussion is part of Homecoming 2021 celebrations at UM. This year, we’re thrilled to be offering a mix of virtual and in-person programming from Sept. 22-25, with something for everyone. Whether you’re alumni, students, faculty and staff, or friends, join us for this four-day celebration featuring more than 20 university, faculty and college events.

View the full Homecoming 2021 schedule. 

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