Congressman Kim to Hold Telephone Town Hall on Potential Coronavirus Vaccine

August 12, 2020
Press Release

Congressman Kim to Hold Telephone Town Hall
on Potential Coronavirus Vaccine

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Andy Kim (NJ-03) announced that he will be holding a telephone town hall on Tuesday, August 18th at 6:30pm to discuss the ongoing development of a potential vaccine to COVID-19. Congressman Kim will be joined by Dr. Michael Kinch, an expert in the development of vaccines. Dr. Kinch currently serves as an Associate Vice Chancellor at Washington University in St. Louis, where he helps lead efforts on innovation in biopharmaceutical research. 

Residents of Burlington and Ocean Counties can sign up for the telephone town hall on the Congressman’s website by clicking here.

“We all want to see an end to this pandemic, and a vaccine will play a big role in getting people back to work and school safely,” said Congressman Kim. “I’ve gotten a lot of questions in the past months about what that looks like; people want to know when a vaccine will be approved, if it will be safe, and when they’ll be able to get one. I’m proud to be joined by Dr. Kinch to answer these questions and provide some clarity for our neighbors across Burlington and Ocean Counties.”

Congressman Kim is a member of the bipartisan House Select Committee on the Coronavirus Crisis, where he serves as one of twelve members of the House tasked with conducting oversight over programs aimed at ending the Coronavirus pandemic and helping address the economic impact it’s having on the American people. Congressman Kim is also a member of the House Armed Services Committee and the House Committee on Small Business. More information about Congressman Kim can be found on his website by clicking here