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COVID‑19 Vaccines Online Round‑table

Posted by nte on June 15, 2021 in In Action
Photo Credit: Halifax Public Library
Photo Credit: Halifax Public Library

Moderator: Françoise Baylis

For more information, click here and read below.


Hosted on Zoom and Facebook Live by the Library

Join us as a panel of medical experts and community leaders discuss COVID-19 vaccines.

The panelists will provide information on the different vaccines and their rollout. They will also explore people's feelings about the vaccines, from ethical considerations to how vaccine awareness is promoted in different communities.

This discussion will be moderated by Dr. Françoise Baylis, University Research Professor at Dalhousie University. Her expertise is in ethics with a focus on issues at the intersection of policy and practice.

Panelists Include:

  • Sharon Davis-Murdoch, Health Association of African Canadians
  • Dr. Scott Halperin, Dalhousie University, pediatric infectious disease specialist
  • Veronica Marsman, Association of Black Social Workers
  • Peggy O’Reilly BScNRN, Community Health Nurse, Sipekne’katik Health Centre

An audience Q&A will follow the presentation.

How to participate

Please click the link below to join the webinar on Zoom:

Webinar ID:
842 2970 2139

Tech Requirements: All devices are accepted.

Prefer Facebook Live?

Tune in here at the time of the event:

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