Telephone Town Hall on Vaccine Information for 75+



Full Event

Highlight Clips

Commissioner Judy Persichilli explains how the New Jersey Department of Health is working to distribute the COVID-19 vaccine.
Senior Advisor Dr. Margaret Fisher provides information about the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
The hosts answer a question about how individuals without access to technology can schedule vaccine appointments.


AARP New Jersey hosted this Access Live event to discuss the COVID-19 vaccine distribution program for people 75 and older. The event featured New Jersey Department of Health Commissioner, Judy Persichilli, and Senior Advisor to the Commissioner, Dr. Margaret Fisher. Topics of discussion included building trust in the vaccine, a vaccine pilot program in partnership with Walmart, vaccine supply and demand, immune responses and possible side effects from the vaccine, and COVID-19 related fraud and scams.