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COVID-19 Vaccine Literacy for Global Community Protection
Join this webinar to consider vaccine hesitancy and COVID-19 misinformation, critical health literacy and the right to know about vaccine risks and benefits, and what you can do to change vaccine social norms for global community protection.


Sabrina Kurtz-Rossi, M.Ed., Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine; Director of the Health Literacy Leadership Institute, Secretary General, International Health Literacy Association (Moderator)

COVID-19 Misinformation and Vaccine Hesitancy – Take it Seriously
Lisa Menning, MSc, Technical Officer on Vaccine Demand and Behavior Sciences, Expanded Program on Immunization, Department of Immunization, Vaccines, and Biologicals at the World Health Organization WHO (Invited)

Efforts to Understand COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy and Increase Confidence
Kimberly Nguyen, DrPH, MPH, MS, Epidemiologist, Immunization Services Division, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health & Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine (Confirmed)

Critical Health Literacy and the Right to Know About Vaccine Risks and Benefits
Peter Chang, MD, MPH, ScD, FRCP, President, Asian Health Literacy Associations, Vice President, International Health Literacy Association, Adjunct Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine, Distinguished Lecturer, Fellows Forum on Health Literacy and Human Rights, Tufts Health Literacy Leadership Institute. CEO and President, ICare Health Institute (Confirmed)

Changing Vaccine Social Norms for Global Community Protection
Scott Ratzan, MD, MPH, Co-leader, CONVINCE – COvid-19 New Vaccine INformation Communication and Education; Distinguished Lecturer, City University New York, School of Public Health (CUNY SPH); Founding Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Health Communication: International Perspective (Confirmed)

Discussion: Questions and Comments (Participants
Time:October 29, 2020 09:30 AM Eastern Standard Time (US and Canada)
October 29, 2020 09:30 AM Eastern Standard Time (US and Canada)