Vaccine Information Virtual Town Hall Series

What Every Employer Needs to Know

Do you have unanswered questions about the role employers should play in the vaccination of their workforce?

If so, or if you have other questions about COVID-19 and the vaccine, watch one of these recorded virtual town hall meetings hosted in partnership with the Greater Washington Board of Trade and the Chambers of Commerce from across the region:

Thursday, April 22

This event was produced in partnership with Prince George’s Chamber of Commerce.


Dr. Christina Stasiuk, Senior Medical Director, Cigna Mid-Atlantic
Dr. Stephen Thomas, Director, Center for Health Equity, University of Maryland
Reggie Jones, Managing Partner, DC Office at Fox Rothschild


Friday, June 11, 2021

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This event was produced in partnership with Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce , Greater Bethesda Chamber of Commerce , Greater Silver Spring Chamber of Commerce, and Rockville Chamber of Commerce.


Dr. Christina Stasiuk, Senior Medical Director, Cigna Mid-Atlantic
Councilmember Andrew Friedson, Montgomery County
Mike Neary, Shareholder, Lerch, Early & Brewer

Thursday, June 17, 2021

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Dr. Glenn William Wortmann, MD
Dr. Glenn W. Wortmann, Section Director of Infectious Diseases, MedStar Washington Hospital Center
Kerry Richard, Vice President & Senior Deputy General Counsel, MedStar Health

Thursday, June 24, 2021

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Dr. Darren Young, DO, MHSA, Department of Adult and Family Medicine, Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group
Chuck Walters, Senior Counsel, Labor & Employment, Kaiser Permanente
Michael Akin
Moderator: Michael Akin, President, LINK Strategic Partners

In these meetings, a panel of experts explain employers’ options and responsibilities about these topics and more:

  • Legal considerations of returning to in-person workspaces
  • Rates of vaccination and vaccine hesitancy in the DMV
  • Challenges associated with health disparities and population immunity
  • What CDC guidance means for local regulations and workplaces

We all agree that a well-informed, proactive, and coordinated business community is critical to putting the COVID-19 pandemic behind us. Special thanks to all of our DMV Chambers of Commerce in helping to get us back to business:

Alexandria Chamber – Anne Arundel County Chamber – Arlington Chamber – Central Fairfax Chamber Central Maryland Chamber – Charles County Chamber – DC Chamber – Dulles Regional Chamber – Falls Church Chamber – Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber – Greater Bethesda Chamber – Greater Bowie Chamber – Greater McLean Chamber – Greater Reston Chamber – Greater Silver Spring Chamber – Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber – Howard County Chamber – Loudoun County Chamber – Maryland Chamber – Montgomery County Chamber – Mount Vernon-Lee Chamber – Northern Anne Arundel Chamber Northern Virginia Chamber – Northern Virginia Hispanic Chamber – Olney Chamber – Prince George’s Chamber – Prince William Chamber – Rockville Chamber – Virginia Chamber

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