Lebanon, NH – Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health (D-HH), which delivers care for a population of more than 1.9 million people across northern New England, will premiere the second segment of the “Heads Up: Coping through COVID-19” virtual roundtable series on Wednesday, February 24, at 4 pm on the Dartmouth-Hitchcock YouTube page. This segment, “Understanding the COVID Vaccine,” will focus on frequently asked questions about the COVID-19 vaccines, such as its safety, efficacy, and to address overall anxiety toward the vaccines.
Panelists for this week’s roundtable will include:
- Aalok Khloe, MD, epidemiologist and Infectious Diseases physician at Cheshire Medical Center
- Sally Kraft, MD, MPH, vice president of Population Health at D-HH
- Staci Hermann, PharmD, MS, chief pharmacy officer, D-HH
The series is moderated by Dartmouth-Hitchcock (D-H) media relations manager Audra Burns.
This virtual roundtable conversation will be available on the D-H YouTube channel, along with session one, “The Experience of Having COVID,” and webinars from the first installment of the Heads Up series.
For more information about the “Heads Up: Coping through COVID-19” virtual roundtable series, please visit https://go.d-h.org/headsup.
About Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health (D-HH), New Hampshire’s only academic health system and the state’s largest private employer, serves a population of 1.9 million across northern New England. D-HH provides access to more than 2,000 providers in almost every area of medicine, delivering care at its flagship hospital, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC) in Lebanon, NH. DHMC was named again in 2020 as the #1 hospital in New Hampshire by U.S. News & World Report, and recognized for high performance in 9 clinical specialties and procedures. Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health includes the Norris Cotton Cancer Center, one of only 51 NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers in the nation; Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock, the state’s only children’s hospital; member hospitals in Lebanon, Keene, and New London, NH, and Windsor, VT, and Visiting Nurse and Hospice for Vermont and New Hampshire; and 24 Dartmouth-Hitchcock clinics that provide ambulatory services across New Hampshire and Vermont. The D-HH system trains nearly 400 residents and fellows annually, and performs world-class research, in partnership with the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and the White River Junction VA Medical Center in White River Junction, VT.