Sumary of UBC med student takes COVID-19 health message to South Asian community:
- A UBC medical student is trying a new approach to try and get the message around COVID-19 precautions to Surrey South Asian population..
- Sukhmeet Singh Sachal and about 100 youth volunteers have been gathering at Surrey Guru Nanak Sikh Gurdwara in recent weeks, where they’re working to get the public health message out in a culturally effective way..
- bans all social gatherings, indoor group physical activities in Lower Mainland amid surging COVID cases “We already know the information about COVID that elders are more prone to getting COVID — this was a huge concern to me.”.
- South Asian community split on large weddings during COVID-19 pandemic He put together a proposal for the COVID-19 Sikh Gurdwara Initiative, and was recently awarded a grant from the Clinton Foundation and the Canada Service Corps….