COVID-19 VACCINE INFORMATION & DISTRIBUTION

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Watch New Jersey Together leaders from across the state as they have a conversation with Dr. Patricia Whitley-Williams about the safety & distribution of the COVID-19 vaccines. More than 400 faith & non-profit leaders participated in this discussion.

Dr. Whitley-Williams is a professor at the Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in the Department of Pediatrics. She is also Chief of the Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Infectious Diseases. She is a liaison member of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices at the Center for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Network for Immunization Information of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.

In the past she served as a member of the Advisory Committee for the Elimination of Tuberculosis at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and National Vaccine Advisory Committee of the Department of Health and Senior Services as well as the American Academy of Pediatrics' Committee on Pediatric AIDS. Dr. Whitley-Williams has participated in the development of the national guidelines for the reduction of perinatal HIV transmission as a member of the Department of Health and Senior Services/Public Health Service Perinatal HIV Guidelines Working Group. Her interests include pediatric HIV infection/AIDS, tuberculosis in children and childhood immunization.