A COVID-19 Vaccine Roll-Out Update and Q&A Webinar will be co-hosted by the League of Women Voters of Montrose County, Montrose County Commissioners, and the Montrose County Health Department on February 16, Noon - 1 PM.
Sue Hansen, Chair Montrose County Board of Commissioners, will discuss the County COVID-19 response, and expectations for successfully vaccinating community members.
Dr. Joseph Adragna, Pandemic Specialist, will discuss the benefits versus the risks of the vaccine, as well as the risks of not being vaccinated. He will also debunk vaccine myths and rumors.
Katie Yergensen, Montrose County Communications and Co-Lead for the Vaccine Effort will share challenges and future plans for vaccine distribution.
Jim Austin, Director of Public Health for Montrose County, will discuss vaccine roll-out logistics including who is currently eligible to register, options for registration.
Participants will be able to ask questions of the panelists via the Zoom Q&A function during the panel presentation.
The Webinar will be recorded, so those who missed the live event can access the Webinar later at their convenience via the Montrose County and League of Women Voter websites.
Delta County: HERE
Ouray County: HERE
Montrose County: HERE
State of Colorado: HERE
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: HERE