Rooted in Facts: COVID-19 Vaccines (August 25, 2021)
The coronavirus pandemic has challenged our way of thinking, living and interacting. Get the information you need to make decisions for yourself and your family. This is a discussion addressing common questions about COVID-19 vaccines. Watch the recording of this neighbor-to-neighbor virtual discussion to sort through information concerning the COVID-19 vaccines. This presentation took place on August 25th at noon Central with invited speaker Fred Gerr, MD.
Intended Audience: Agricultural Producers & Workers, Individuals living in rural areas, or any individuals that would like to learn more about COVID-19 vaccine confidence
Fred Gerr, MD
Dr. Gerr has been practicing occupational medicine and internal medicine for 35 years. He is currently professor emeritus of Occupational and Environmental Health and Epidemiology at the University of Iowa College of Public Health and professor emeritus of Internal Medicine in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Occupational Medicine at the Carver College of Medicine at the University of Iowa. Dr. Gerr has served as program director of the Occupational Medicine Residency Training Program at the Rollins College of Public Health at Emory University and at the University of Iowa. He has provided technical assistance for the prevention of COVID-19 infection to the University of Iowa, the Supreme Court of the State of Iowa, the Theater Arts Program at Coe College, and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Dr. Gerr is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Preventive Medicine.