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Wellness during COVID-19

Riverside Health System and the Urban League of Hampton Roads Partner to Host Virtual Webinar on COVID-19 Vaccine Myths vs. Facts

September 17, 2021
Vaccine Myths vs Facts Virtual Webinar Riverside Health

Riverside Health System and The Urban League of Hampton Roads are partnering to host a Facebook and YouTube LIVE virtual webinar to discuss COVID-19 vaccine misinformation and facts, as well as the next steps for the COVID-19 vaccine.  

Viewers will have the opportunity to interact with our panel of experts to have their questions answered and concerns addressed. Our goal is to provide an educational event where viewers can make an informed decision about receiving the COVID-19 vaccine and booster shot.

The panel of experts for this event will include the following.

  • Cindy Williams, Vice President of Pharmacy for Riverside Health System
  • Toiya Sosa, Chief Diversity Officer for Riverside Health System
  • Gil Bland, President & CEO, Urban League of Hampton Roads
  • Gaylene Kanoyton, President, NAACP, Portsmouth Chapter & Board Member, Urban League of Hampton Roads
  • Dr. Ethlyn Gibson, Associate Professor at Hampton University’s School of Nursing and Director

for the Center for Gerontology and Minority Aging, Hampton University 

The event will air on Thursday, September 23 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm on the main Facebook page and YouTube channel for Riverside Health System. For those who cannot watch the event LIVE, the virtual webinar will be saved and made available to watch at a later time on both Facebook and YouTube.