Temple Emanu-El will host a public forum on vaccines and vaccination on Sunday evening, January 31 at 7PM on Zoom. It is of vital importance to our community that there is a hight degree of participation in the current vaccination effort to combat COVID-19. One key to the success of the vaccination program is clear, accurate and reliable information about the vaccines. This webinar will include discussion by a panel of experts and time for questions. The panel will include Jonathan Rowe, PhD who has a wealth of experience regarding pharmaceutical clinical trial quality performance; Dr. Kevin Torres who is and emergency physician and Associate Chief Medical Officer at Lawrence and Memorial Hospital; and Dr. Ethan Weiner who currently participates in the Medical Reserve Corps with Ledge Light Health District and also has extensive experience in clinical trial design, implementation and data analysis. Dr. Weiner has also participated in independent safety monitoring boards for clinical trials. The panel will be moderated by Rabbi Marc Ekstrand and questions will be taken from the audience. This webinar will also be live streamed on Temple Emanu-El’s YouTube Live page.