Virtual Town Hall on COVID-19 and children to be held July 27
The Southern University System's "Don’t Wait. Vaccinate!" program, in conjunction with Southern University Laboratory School, will hold a virtual town hall meeting on the COVID-19 vaccine and children on Tuesday, July 27 at 6-7 p.m. The online event, "Why vaccinating our children can save them from COVID-19," will feature a panel discussion with education and medical experts, including:
- Dr. Rani Whitfield, family physician and member of the Southern Univesity Board of Supervisors
Herman Brister, director of Southern Univesity Laboratory School
Dr. Sandra Brown, dean of the Southern University College of Nursing and Allied Health and co-chair of the Louisiana COVID-19 Health Equity Task Force
Dr. Brian Despinasse II, general and adolescent pediatrics physician
Tramelle Howard, East Baton Rouge School Board member
This virtual event is free and open to the public. To register, go to https://www.sus.edu/townhall.