The Island Hospital Foundation is hosting a virtual community briefing on the COVID-19 vaccines. Local doctors and hospital officials will speak on the safety of the vaccines, the differences between them and current plans on distribution taking place. The event will be held at 5 p.m. on Thursday. They will also share current federal health recommendations on who should receive it.

Registration for this event is required and can be done by visiting

Advance questions can be sent to Questions will also be taking via chat message during the event.

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