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Protecting Kids From Abuse; Quarantine Poetry by Kim Shuck

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Child welfare experts are warning that school closures and shelter in place rules could mean a surge in unreported cases of abuse. We discuss how to keep children and families safe during the pandemic. We also also get an update on the covid crisis in the Bay Area and talk to SF poet laureate Kim Shuck about the verse she’s composing during quarantine. Wednesday at 9 PM.

Guests:

Erin Allday, health reporter, San Francisco Chronicle

Peter Chin Hong, professor of medicine and infectious disease specialist, UCSF

Jenny Pearlman, associate director of strategic partnerships & policy, Safe and Sound

Leigh Kimberg, professor of medicine, UCSF

Kim Shuck, San Francisco poet laureate