February 22, 2021: Community Conversation of COVID-19
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, including all City of Rialto residents, 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: