Townhall for Business: Focus on Vaccines

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Join Dr. Robert Kyle, Durham Region's Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Pepi McTavish, Associate Medical Officer of Health, Durham Region Health Department and Lisa Fortuna, Director, Health Protection from Durham Region Public Health Department to learn more about COVID-19 vaccine requirements and workplace vaccine policies and potential impacts on workplaces and the local business community.

The event will also feature the following topics and speakers:

  • Update on vaccine requirements for businesses from Tim Lewis, Assistant Deputy Minister, Vaccine Strategy and Performance, Province of Ontario.
  • A discussion on workplace vaccine policies with law firm Mason Bennett Johncox.
  • Managing employee and customer safety from Andrew Peden, Durham Regional Police Service (DRPS).
  • Business recovery resources from the Durham Economic Task Force (DETF)

A half hour question and answer period will be available at the end with speakers.

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The Durham Business Recovery Series is a set of webinars designed to support the local Durham Region business community by providing information on programs, services and tools that can assist with business recovery during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

The Durham Business Recovery Series is an initiative by the Durham Economic Task Force. The Durham Economic Task Force is made up of Durham Region’s Economic Development and Tourism team (Invest Durham); all 8 Durham Region-area municipal economic development teams, Business Advisory Centre of Durham (BACD); and all of Durham’s Chambers of Commerce and Boards of Trade. The members have also been engaging with other key stakeholders, such as local Business Improvement Associations.

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