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Getting the Vaccine to the communities that need it most - part 2
The Diverse Elders Coalition, in partnership with the National Hispanic Council on Aging (NHCOA), is hosting a 2-part webinar series to inform diverse communities about the COVID-19 vaccine and to highlight the realities of diverse older adults living through the pandemic.

The second webinar will include information regarding COVID-19 vaccine safety, tools to find vaccine locations, and community-specific resources to overcome barriers to access vaccine. The webinar will also include polling questions, similar to the first webinar, we want to hear from you and your experiences to better refine our webinars. You’ll be welcome to share through polling, chat, or over the phone during this session

Confirmed speakers include:
• Sarah Piersol, Program Manager in North Dakota, NICOA
• Gelila Selassie, Staff Attorney, Justice in Aging
• Dr. Henry Pacheco, Family Doctor and Public Health Consultant for NHCOA

By Attending this webinar, you will:

o Gain an understanding of the existing health inequities and experiences of diverse older adults living through the COVID-19 pandemic.

o Learn from experts about “What We Know Now” About COVID-19 vaccine, vaccine safety, and access for diverse communities.

o Learn about resources and tools to help find COVID-19 vaccination locations

o Receive accurate information for diverse communities regarding COVID-19 vaccine safety

The Diverse Elders Coalition is a nation organization made up of six-member organizations, representing older adults from communities of color, American Indian and Alaska Native, and LGBT communities.

This webinar is brought to you with support from Biotechnology Innovations Organization (BIO)

May 25, 2021 02:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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