Vaccine Watch: Getting Answers Town Hall

ByKumasi Aaron and Kate Larsen KGO logo
Friday, December 18, 2020
Vaccine Watch: Getting Answers
A panel of experts joined ABC7 on Friday to answer pressing questions about the COVID-19 vaccine and where we go from here.

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- The COVID-19 vaccine is now here in the Bay Area and we know you have a lot of questions about what happens next. Who will get it first? Is it safe?


We want to know too, and as part of our effort to building a better Bay Area we are bringing together a panel of doctors to help get you the answers you are looking for.

Check out our panel of doctors below:

  • Dr. Arleen Brown - UCLA Professor of Medicine, COVID-19 California Alliance Co-Lead Investigator
  • Dr. Bernard Lo - UCSF Professor of Medicine Emeritus, Director of Program in Medical Ethics Emeritus
  • Dr. Alok Patel - ABC7 Special Correspondent/Stanford Children's Health
  • Dr. Art Reingold - UC Berkeley Professor of Public Health
  • Dr. Reed Tuckson - Tuckson Health Connections Managing Director
  • You can watch "Vaccine Watch: Getting Answers" in its entirety in the media player above.

    You can also check out more of our Vaccine Watch coverage here.

    If you have questions for our experts you can submit them below and we will try to get you answers.

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