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Virtual town hall addresses COVID-19 vaccine concerns in O.C.’s Asian American community

Daily Pilot, Jan. 15, 2021

January 15, 2021

Virtual town hall addresses COVID-19 vaccine concerns in O.C.’s Asian American community

The OC Asian Pacific Islander Taskforce, along with the healthcare agency and UCI Cancer Center, hosted the town hall to address concerns in the Asian American and Pacific Islander community about vaccine side effects and distribution plans. … [Agency director Dr. Clayton] Chau and Dr. Susan S. Huang, UC Irvine School of Medicine professor of infectious diseases and medical director of epidemiology and infection prevention, clarified misconceptions about the vaccine during the town hall.