Tuesday, May 4, 2021
On-air and on WAVY.com from 7 to 8 p.m.
Online-only special from 8 to 8:30 p.m.
A virtual town hall, sponsored by the Virginia Department of Health, aimed to answer your questions about the COVID-19 vaccines on Tuesday night.
The town hall was streamed live on Tuesday, May 4, when a panel of medical experts from across the state provided answers on COVID-19 vaccine distribution, myths and misinformation, guidance on health care and more.
The virtual town hall was hosted by 8News anchor Juan Conde.
FOLLOW THE CONVERSATION
THE MEDICAL EXPERTS
Dr. Danny Avula
Virginia Vaccine Coordinator
Dr. Taison Bell
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Divisions of Infectious Disease and Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine, University of Virginia
Dr. Norm Oliver
Virginia State Health Commissioner
Dr. Sergio Rimola
OBGYN, Inova Health System
Dr. Karen Shelton
Director Mount Rogers Health District, Virginia Department of Health
Dr. David Switzer
Medical Director, Population Health, Valley Health System