Immunize Colorado Education Series: Colorado Vaccine Equity Taskforce

Immunize Colorado Education Series: Colorado Vaccine Equity Taskforce

Date: Friday, February 26, 2021

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Location: Online

Feb 26 2021

Overview

The Colorado Vaccine Equity Taskforce exists to ensure that all groups – regardless of race, ethnicity, ability and other factors – have all the facts to make informed decisions about the safety of vaccines for their families, and to hold leaders accountable for ensuring access to these vaccines for all. Join Immunize Colorado and the Colorado Vaccine Equity Taskforce to learn about the Taskforce and its work. Presenters will discuss:

  • Purpose and need for the Colorado Vaccine Equity Taskforce
  • Equitable distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine distribution among communities of color in Colorado
  • Communication strategies for improving confidence COVID-19 vaccine(s) in medically underserved communities

Presented By

  • Oswaldo (Ozzie) Grenardo, MD, MBA, MSHA – Family Medicine Physician at Centura Health and co-chair of the Colorado Vaccine Equity Taskforce
  • Marlo Alston - City Councilwoman, City of Centennial, Colorado and member of the Colorado Vaccine Equity Taskforce
  • Michele Ames – Principal Consultant and Communications Manager for the Colorado Vaccine Equity Taskforce

Register here or bit.ly/ICFebruary2021.