Dec. 5 Webinar: What’s Ahead for COVID-19 Vaccines and Flu Season?
Join KCMS for a special webinar on Saturday, December 5, from 8-9 a.m. over Zoom, “A Closer Look at Potential COVID-19 Vaccines and Flu Season.” Three local expert physicians will discuss COVID-19 vaccine trials and approvals, vaccine safety, vaccine distribution and ensuring minorities and underserved communities receive the vaccine. They also will provide an update on COVID-19 testing as well as the importance of vaccination against the seasonal flu. Panelists will be:
- Mary Anne Jackson, MD, FAAP, FPIDS, FIDSA, dean of the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine and professor of pediatrics
- Kevin Ault, MD, FACOG, professor and specialist division director, Center for Pelvic Pain and Sexual Health at the University of Kansas School of Medicine, who has specialized in development of a vaccine against human papillomavirus (HPV)
- Sara Boyd, MD, infectious disease physician at Saint Luke’s Hospital
KCMS Wellness and Prevention Committee chair Daphne Bascom, MD, PhD, of Saint Luke’s will moderate the panel. Don’t miss this timely and informative webinar!
Medical Society Leadership Council and Board Meetings
The following meetings will take place at Plexpod – Westport Commons, 300 East 39th St., Annex A, 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted.
Medical Society Leadership Council
Monday, February 3, Kauffman Conference Center, the Paseo Room, 4801 Rockhill Rd, Kansas City, MO 64110
Monday, April 27
Monday, July 27
Monday, October 26
Medical Society Board of Directors
Monday, March 2
Monday, May 18
Monday, August 24
Monday, November 30
KCMS Foundation Board of Directors
Tuesday, April 14
Tuesday, August 11
Tuesday, October 13
Tuesday, December 8