We know that you likely have unanswered questions about the role employers should play in the vaccination of their workforce. If so, or if you have other questions about COVID-19 and the vaccine, we hope you will join this important upcoming virtual town hall meeting hosted in partnership with the Chambers of Commerce in Gaithersburg-Germantown, Greater Bethesda, Greater Silver Spring, Rockville, and the Greater Washington Board of Trade.
In this meeting, a panel of experts will provide an update on what our business community should know about COVID-19 vaccination and their options and responsibilities in Montgomery County. Expert speakers to include:
Councilmember Andrew Friedson to discuss Montgomery County's current COVID-19 restrictions and reopening policies:
Mike Neary, attorney with Lerch, Early & Brewer to provide insights on how to prepare employers and employees for return-to-work situations including legal and human resource considerations; and
Dr. Christina Stasiuk, senior medical director for Cigna and an expert on health disparities to summarize the latest on COVID-19 and the vaccine including topics such as the vaccine pipeline and distribution, vaccine hesitancy and the challenges associated with health disparities, and population immunity.
This presentation will be followed by a Q & A where you can ask any remaining questions. Please feel free to submit your questions ahead of time and come ready to participate!
We all agree that a well-informed, proactive, and coordinated business community is critical to putting the COVID-19 pandemic behind us.