MEDIA ADVISORY: UofL infectious diseases experts to discuss COVID-19 vaccines Virtual Grand Rounds presented by UofL Department of Medicine



    • Julio Ramirez, M.D., Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Louisville
    • Ruth Carrico, Ph.D., D.N.P., Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, UofL


    UofL infectious diseases experts will update health-care professionals on COVID-19 vaccines, their effectiveness and safety, as well as local vaccine research and mass vaccination efforts in Louisville. Although this event is organized for health-care professionals, members of the media are welcome to attend and ask questions during the presentation.


    Thursday, Feb. 11, 8 a.m.


    Virtual presentation via Blue Jeans:

    CONTACT:  Betty Coffman, 502-852-4573, 502-475-5727,


    Betty Coffman
    Betty Coffman is a Communications Coordinator focused on research and innovation at UofL. A UofL alumna and Louisville native, she served as a writer and editor for local and national publications and as an account services coordinator and copywriter for marketing and design firms prior to joining UofL’s Office of Communications and Marketing.