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Virtual Town Hall on COVID-19 Vaccine for People with Disabilities

The Temple university quad which features a tall bell tower in the center and several buildings around the perimeter. Photo used courtesy of Temple University.The Institute on Disabilities at Temple University, Vision for Equality, and Speaking for Ourselves will be holding two town hall meetings later in February for individuals with disabilities and their families to learn about the COVID-19 Vaccine. The two town hall meetings will be focused mainly on residents of the Philadelphia area, which has its own vaccination rollout plan, but all stakeholders are welcome. The town hall discussions will feature experts including ODP's Medical Director Dr. Gregory Cherpes, and representatives from the Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services. Moderators include Executive Director of Speaking for Ourselves Debra Robinson and Temple University Undergraduate Shawn Aleong. 

Meeting Dates

Click on the meeting times above to register. After registering you will receive a confirmation email with information on joining the meeting.

If you need help registering, contact Jamie Ray-Leonetti.

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  • Tel: 215 204-9543

ASL and English captioning will be available. Spanish language available if requested.