The Hawai‘i Public Health Institute (HIPHI) will be offering a series of webinars on the impact of COVID-19 on our communities.
The CDC estimates that the highly transmissible Delta Variant accounts for about 82 percent of COVID-19 infections in the U.S. Hawai'i is now facing the highest transmission rates since the pandemic began, coupled with a rapid increase in hospitalizations. How should we respond? Join us as public health experts share the current picture of transmission and vulnerability in Hawai'i and what we can do to ensure the safety of our communities.
The speakers are:
- Janet M. Berreman, MD, MPH, FAAP, Kaua'i District Health Officer at Hawai'i State Department of Health
- Paige Heckathorn Choy, Senior Director of Government Affairs at Healthcare Association of Hawai'i
- Melinda Ashton, MD, Executive Vice President and Chief Quality Office at Hawai'i Pacific Health