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Virtual Event – Viruses, Vaccines, & Long-Term Consequences: Panel Perspectives

SARS-CoV-2 has impacted our health, wealth, and lives on a global scale, the extent to which will not be fully appreciated for years to come. As we re-establish ourselves after more than a year of uncertainty, risk, and restrictions, new challenges and a growing appreciation of the potential long-term consequences of this pandemic are emerging.

Join us for this virtual learning event featuring a panel of esteemed experts as they share perspectives on various aspects of our lives that have been significantly altered due to the global pandemic. Dr. Gary Pattee will be joined by Dr. Gaurava Agarwal, psychiatrist & Director of Physician Well-Being for Northwestern, Kathy Day, caregiver & patient advocate, and Dr. Mojgan Makki, child, adolescent & adult psychiatrist, to discuss critical topics related our world after COVID. This insightful dialogue will include a discussion of the emotional phases of a disaster, a stress continuum model, the impact of COVID on mood & mental health, social isolation & loneliness, as well as provide reasons for hope and sources of resilience.


  • Gaurava Agarwal, MD

    Director of Physician Well-Being, Northwestern Medicine Medical Groups Director of Undergraduate Medical Education in Psychiatry, Feinberg School of Medicine Associate Professor, Departments of Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences and Medical Education, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

  • Kathy Day, MPA, BA, AA

    Caregiver & Mental Health Advocate in Sacramento, CA; Former Member, Sacramento County Mental Health Board Active in legislative reform at local and federal levels

  • Mojgan Makki, MD​, DFAACAP

    Child, Adolescent, and Adult Psychiatry Private Practice, Chicago & Northbrook, IL; Solutions Northshore IOP (Intensive Outpatient Program); Psychiatric School Consultant, multiple locations, Illinois; Distinguished Fellow AACAP

  • Gary Pattee, MD

    Clinical Neurologist, Neurology Associates, P.C.

  • Rachel Self, PhD, MS (OPDC)

    Clinical & Scientific Director

Gaurava Agarwal, MD; Kathy Day, MPA, BA, AA; Mojgan Makki, MD, DFAACAP; and Gary Pattee, MD are paid consultants of of Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc. Rachel Self, PhD, MS is an employee of Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc.


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