Illinois’ COVID-19 vaccine rollout
April 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFree
COVID-19 vaccines are ramping up in the Land of Lincoln. But how long will it take for all Illinoisans who want a shot to get one? What steps are being taken to ensure that vaccines are distributed in an equitable manner? How are officials reaching communities hesitant to get their shot?
A panel of experts will take a deep dive into Illinois’ vaccine rollout at a Health News Illinois live, virtual event on April 19.
–Dr. Ngozi Ezike, Director, Illinois Department of Public Health
–Dr. Emily Landon, Executive Medical Director for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, University of Chicago Medicine
–Dan Fulwiler, CEO, Esperanza Health Centers
–Pat Schou, Executive Director, Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network
Monday, April 19, 2021
12 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
The 2021 Health News Illinois Event Series is sponsored by:
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
Illinois Health and Hospital Association
Illinois Primary Health Care Association
Third Horizon Strategies