Please join us for our monthly COVID-19 update for a comprehensive review on recent variants and spread, vaccines, trials, immunity and boosters, and how to prepare patients for protecting their children during the fall and winter as they participate in school/sports and functioning in less restricted environment.
- 6:00 p.m. Welcome: Donna Stephenson, MD
- 6:05 - 6:15 p.m. Current State of COVID-19 and Variants
- 6:15 - 6:45 p.m. Current State of Vaccine Options with Discussion on Effectiveness Against Variants, Vaccine Trials Update, Reported Side Effects in Children, Precautions for the Fall/Winter with the Respiratory Viral Season
- 6:45 - 7:15 p.m. Question and Answer Panel Discussion - All speakers
Susan Coffin, MD, MPH, Associate Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases and Attending Physician for the Division of Infectious Diseases, a core faculty member of the Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness at CHOP, and a professor of Pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
Paul Offit, MD, Director of the Vaccine Education Center and professor of pediatrics in the Division of Infectious Diseases at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. He is the Maurice R. Hilleman Professor of Vaccinology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.