Join expert faculty and healthcare professionals as they discuss the current status and implications of vaccines and answer your questions.

This webinar will consider:

  • The prevalence of COVID-19 within Concordia's surrounding communities (Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, and Ann Arbor, Michigan)
  • Current trends and new variants
  • The vaccine process
  • Vaccine hesitancy
  • The safety and effectiveness of these vaccines

If you have specific questions or concerns about the vaccine as it relates to your personal health, please contact your primary care provider.


This webinar is open to all. No registration is required.

Attendees may join by clicking on the Zoom link found here at the scheduled start of the event.


Attendees will hear from an expert panel comprised of Concordia faculty and community health leaders.

  • Beth Griffin, MD | Emergency Medicine Director, Ascension Wisconsin
  • Christie Hansard, RN, BSN | Parish Nurse Representative, Michigan District, LCMS
  • Pollyanna Kabara, EdD, MS, PA-C | Program Director of Physician Assistant Studies and Assistant Professor, Concordia University
  • Leah Dvorak, PhD | Vice Provost of Faculty Affairs and Professor of Biology, Concordia University
  • Justin Specht, PhD, MB, ASCP | Assistant Professor, Concordia University
  • Ernest Stremski, MD, MBA | Professor, Concordia University
  • Rev. Kevin Voss, DVM, PhD, FCA | Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Center for Bioethics, Concordia University