Our Q&A on Covid vaccines with Black, Asian and Ethnic Minority people

We worked with Reading's race equality body, ACRE, to hold a Zoom session on 22 February 2021 between local people and health professionals.
Healthwatch Reading flyer for event

Key points

  • 45 local people attended the session
  • The three main speakers answering questions were:
    - Kim Frewin, lead nurse for Reading Central vaccination hub & Pembroke Surgery
    - Ida Osei, a clinical pharmacist at Tilehurst Surgery
    - Mandeep Kaur Bains, chief executive of Healthwatch Reading
  • People asked questions about vaccine safety, differences between vaccines, timing of the two doses, appointments and more
Summary of our Q&A on Covid Vaccines

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