By Staff Reports
(Victor Valley)– San Bernardino County Fifth District Supervisor Joe Baca, Jr. is hosting a “Community Conversation on COVID-19” on Wednesday, Feb. 24 at 7 p.m. This is a virtual community town hall aimed at sharing key information surrounding the vaccine roll-out in the county.
Residents of Supervisor Baca’s district are welcome to attend the event either through Facebook Live, YouTube Live or via a phone conference line. The event is also available in Spanish using a Spanish-specific telephone link (below). The town hall will also allow for submitted questions during the event.
The Community Conversation on COVID-19 will feature industry professionals Dr. Sharon Wang, an infectious disease specialist from Arrowhead Regional Medical Center (ARMC), County Public Health Director Corwin Porter, and County Assistant Executive Officer Diana Alexander — all of whom will provide expert, up-to-date information to participants.
Supervisor Baca will moderate the conversation covering the following topics:
- Vaccine myth busting
- Expert medical advice regarding the benefits and potential side effects of the vaccine
- Resources available to learn more about vaccines
- How and when to schedule an appointment for the vaccine
- How we’re helping hard-to-reach and diverse populations
There are three ways to participate in the Community Conversation on COVID-19 town hall:
Via Facebook Live: @SupervisorBacaJr
Via YouTube Live: https://tinyurl.com/bacajr
Via telephone in English: 669-900-9128; Meeting ID – 824 5205 1039
Via telephone in Spanish: 609-663-4744