COVID-19 Vaccines: What you need to know
Later today, Loma Linda University Health is hosting an online panel discussion and live chat session entitled COVID-19 Vaccines: What you need to know
Below are the details from LLUH:
WHAT: Join Michael Hogue, PharmD, and Jacinda Abdul-Mutakabbir, PharmD, as they answer questions about COVID-19 vaccines, including Johnson & Johnson’s one-dose vaccine.
When: Thursday, March 18, at 5:00 P.M.
Where: Watch and participate in a virtual webinar and live chat session on Loma Linda University Health’s vaccine website: lluh.org/vaccine
About the panelists:
Dr. Michael Hogue, dean of Loma Linda University School of Pharmacy, has worked with the Centers for Disease Control and Infection as the only pharmacist alongside 45 healthcare professionals on the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices COVID-19 vaccine Workgroup and also serves as an advisor to the San Bernardino Department of Public Health’s COVID-19 Vaccine Workgroup. He has been leading the initiative locally to organize our community vaccine efforts in accordance with the CDC and California state guidelines, operating one of the largest COVID vaccination sites in the Inland Empire, where up 2,000 people are vaccinated daily.
Dr. Jacinda Abdul-Mutakabbir, associate professor at Loma Linda University School of Pharmacy, is the lead pharmacist in charge of Loma Linda University Health’s mobile vaccination community clinics. She prepares and transports all vaccines and educates community members about COVID-19 vaccines, prior to clinics.
Loma Linda University Health includes Loma Linda University’s eight professional schools, Loma Linda University Medical Center’s six hospitals and more than 900 faculty physicians located in the Inland Empire of Southern California. Established in 1905, Loma Linda University Health is a global leader in education, research and clinical care. It offers over 100 academic programs and provides quality health care to over 40,000 inpatients and 1.5 million outpatients each year. A Seventh-day Adventist organization, Loma Linda University Health is a faith-based health system with a mission “to continue the teaching and healing ministry of Jesus Christ.”