HHS Region 9 Vaccine Consultation

October 1, 2020
03:00PM - 04:00PM

All Times Eastern

Date: October 1, 2020

Time: 3:00 PM  – 4:00 PM ET

Dial-In: (415) 527-5035; Passcode: 199 650 2728

On Thursday, September 24, US Department of Health and Human Services Deputy Secretary Hargan sent a Dear Tribal Leader Letter (DTLL) announcing the initiation of Tribal Consultation to seek input from Tribal Leaders on COVID-19 vaccination planning for Indian Country.  This Tribal Consultation complements the state planning process that began last week with the publication of the CDC’s COVID-19 Vaccination Program Interim Playbook for Jurisdiction Operations.  This playbook guides Immunization Program Awardees (e.g., state and local jurisdictions with routine immunization programs) in planning and operationalizing their COVID-19 vaccination response.

In addition to feedback during conference calls, Tribal leaders can provide input and recommendations in writing by submitting comments to [email protected]The deadline for written comments on this Tribal Consultation is Friday, October 9, 2020