AARP Coronavirus Tele-Town Halls

Experts answer your questions related to COVID-19
  1. Coronavirus: Staying Safe During Changing Times

    Listen to a replay of the live event above.

    With COVID infections and hospitalizations surging across the U.S., many Americans are concerned about their health and safety, and confused about changing guidelines. Our expert panel addresses your questions related to Omicron, testing, vaccines and boosters during this live Q&A event.

    The experts:

    Katie Passaretti, M.D.
    Vice President and Enterprise Chief Epidemiologist 
    Atrium Health

    David Kessler, M.D.
    Chief Science Officer, White House COVID-19 Response Team
    Professor of Pediatrics, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California
    Former FDA

    Bill Sweeney
    Senior Vice President, Government Affairs, AARP

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  3. Replay previous AARP Coronavirus Tele-Town Halls

  4. 2021 Tele-Town Halls
    December 16 - Coronavirus: What You Need to Know About Boosters, Vaccines & Variants December 9 - Coronavirus: Boosters, Vaccines and Your Health November 18 - Coronavirus: Your Questions Answered — Vaccines, Misinformation & Mental Wellness November 4 - Coronavirus: Boosters, Health & Wellness October 21 - Coronavirus: Protecting Your Health & Caring for Loved Ones October 7 - Coronavirus: Boosters, Flu Vaccines and Wellness Visits September 23 - Coronavirus: Delta Variant, Boosters & Self Care September 9 - Coronavirus: Staying Safe, Caring for Loved Ones & New Work Realities August 26 - Coronavirus: Staying Safe, New Work Realities & Managing Finances August 12 - Coronavirus: Staying Safe in Changing Times June 24 - The State of LGBTQ Equality in the COVID Era June 17 - Coronavirus: Vaccines And Staying Safe During “Reopening” June 3 - Coronavirus: Your Health, Finances & Housing May 20 - Coronavirus: Vaccines, Variants and Coping May 6 - Coronavirus: Vaccines, Variants and Coping April 22 - Your Vaccine Questions Answered and Coronavirus: Vaccines and Asian American and Pacific Islanders April 8 - Coronavirus and Latinos: Safety, Protection and Prevention and Vaccines and Caring for Grandkids and Loved Ones April 1 - Coronavirus and The Black Community: Your Vaccine Questions Answered March 25 - Coronavirus: The Stimulus, Taxes and Vaccine March 11 - One Year of the Pandemic and Managing Personal Finances and Taxes February 25 - Coronavirus Vaccines and You February 11 - Coronavirus Vaccines: Your Questions Answered January 28 - Coronavirus: Vaccine Distribution and Protecting Yourself & A Virtual World Awaits: Finding Fun, Community and Connections January 14 - Coronavirus: Vaccines, Staying Safe & Coping and Prevention, Vaccines & the Black Community January 7 - Coronavirus: Vaccines, Stimulus & Staying Safe  
    2020 Tele-Town Halls
    Dec 3 - Coronavirus: Staying Safe & Coping This Winter Nov 19 - Coronavirus: Vaccines, Staying and A Caregiver's Thanksgiving Nov 12 - Coronavirus: Coping and Maintaining Your Well-Being Oct 1 - Coronavirus: Vaccines & Coping During the Pandemic Sept 17 - Coronavirus: Prevention, Treatments, Vaccines & Avoiding Scams Sept 3 - Coronavirus: Your Finances, Health & Family (6 months in) Aug 20 - Your Health and Staying Protected Aug 6 - Coronavirus: Answering Your Most Frequent Questions July 23 - Coronavirus: Navigating the New Normal July 16 - The Health and Financial Security of Latinos July 9 - Coronavirus: Your Most Frequently Asked Questions June 18 and 20 - Strengthening Relationships Over Time and  LGBTQ Non-Discrimination Protections June 11 – Coronavirus: Personal Resilience in the New Normal