NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY/WRIC) — The COVID-19 vaccine is here. You may be wondering, “Is it safe and effective?” Or, “When will I be able to vaccinate myself and my family?”

You have questions, and the Virginia Department of Health has experts to answer them all.

A panel of experts shared important information and addressed frequently asked questions during a live broadcast on WAVY-TV 10, Fox 43 and

The virtual town hall was hosted by WAVY’s sister station WRIC ABC 8News and the VDH. Anchor Juan Conde moderated the discussion with a team of medical professionals who answered residents’ questions about the vaccine.

You can watch the town hall above.