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COVID-19 cases are once again on the rise across the country, driven by the new delta variant. Nearly all of Pennsylvania’s recent deaths and hospitalizations are among the unvaccinated, according to Acting Health Secretary Allison Beam.
On Wednesday, Aug. 25 at noon, Spotlight PA held a free Q&A on Pennsylvania’s response to the surge in COVID-19 cases and what you need to know going into the fall.
Our panelists included:
Jamie Martines, investigative reporter for Spotlight PA
Sen. Art Haywood, state senator for parts of Montgomery and Philadelphia Counties
Dr. Jerome Gloster, chief executive officer of Primary Care Health Services, Inc. and a member of the Black Equity Coalition
Frederick Jackson, executive director of Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers
Dr. Krys Johnson, assistant professor of instruction in Temple University’s Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
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