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Online Workshop Recording: The COVID-19 Vaccine: What role can museums play in the rollout of the new vaccine?

Online professional development workshop recording focused on what role museums can play in educating their communities about the COVID-19 vaccine.

DESCRIPTION

This workshop was recorded on February 2, 2021

Museums play an important role in their communities in many ways and are seen as credible and trusted organizations. While this public trust is well-deserved, it is also a big responsibility. With the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine currently underway there is a growing need for community-based dialogue around vaccine safety. So what role can and should museums play in the rollout of the new vaccine? Drawing upon the expertise of our guest presenters, this workshop focused on effective communication strategies around the importance of vaccinations and how to address some common misconceptions and what role museums can play in educating their communities about the vaccine.

Presenters

Dr. Dominique Brossard, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Liz Kollmann, Museum of Science, Boston

Dr. Jayatri Das, The Franklin Institute

Karen Jepson-Innes, WonderLab Museum of Science, Health and Technology

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DESCRIPTION

This workshop was recorded on February 2, 2021

Museums play an important role in their communities in many ways and are seen as credible and trusted organizations. While this public trust is well-deserved, it is also a big responsibility. With the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine currently underway there is a growing need for community-based dialogue around vaccine safety. So what role can and should museums play in the rollout of the new vaccine? Drawing upon the expertise of our guest presenters, this workshop focused on effective communication strategies around the importance of vaccinations and how to address some common misconceptions and what role museums can play in educating their communities about the vaccine.

Presenters

Dr. Dominique Brossard, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Liz Kollmann, Museum of Science, Boston

Dr. Jayatri Das, The Franklin Institute

Karen Jepson-Innes, WonderLab Museum of Science, Health and Technology

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YEAR CREATED
2021
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Arizona State University

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Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike 3.0 United States (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 US).
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