Montgomery County Town Hall: The Latino Community & COVID-19

Posted on Tuesday February 09, 2021
Montgomery County announced a Feb. 16 Virtual Town Hall event with speakers addressing the COVID-19 pandemic in the Latino community.

WHAT: Latinos are three times more likely to die from COVID-19 due to disparities in healthcare and underlying health conditions, which is why getting vaccinated is so important. Local healthcare and community leaders will share the latest information on prevention, vaccines, and answer your questions and concerns. Simultaneous Spanish interpretation will be available during the event.


  • Sadia Benzaquen, MD, Chair of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine, Einstein Healthcare Network
  • Nelly Jimenez, Executive Director & CEO, ACLAMO Family Centers
  • Valerie A. Arkoosh, MD, MPH, Chair, Montgomery County Board of Commissioners
  • Iris Delgado, Moderator, Telemundo62

To download graphics in English and Spanish, click here. Speaker headshots are available upon request.

WHERE: Virtual via Zoom, pre-registration is required.

WHEN: Tuesday, February 16, 2021, at 7 p.m.

PUBLIC FEED: The event will be live-streamed on the Montgomery County, PA Facebook page and uploaded to the Montgomery County YouTube page following the event.

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