(Washington, DC) – On Friday, June 11, at 1 pm, Mayor Muriel Bowser will lead a discussion on the importance of getting all eligible individuals vaccinated against COVID-19 with America’s doctor, Dr. Anthony Fauci and DC Healthcare Leaders. They will address racial disparities, vaccine hesitancy and efficacy, youth vaccinations, and the rise in youth hospitalization rates.
Friday, June 11, 2021 at 1 pm
Mayor Muriel Bowser
Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) at the National Institutes of Health (attending virtually)
Dr. Shelly McDonald-Pinkett, Chief Medical Officer, Howard University Hospital
Dr. LaQuandra Nesbitt, Director, DC Health
Dr. Kurt Newman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Children’s National Hospital
1901 Mississippi Ave SE
*Closest Metro Stations: Southern Ave Station*
Press interested in attending the event are asked to RSVP to [email protected].
The DC Office of Cable Television, Film, Music, and Entertainment will provide a live feed of this event. To view event online visit mayor.dc.gov/live or tune in on Channel 16 (DCN).