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Indian Country COVID-19 Update Call

February 4 , 2021


Please join the White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs, the Department of Health and Human Services, the Indian Health Service, and our broader Indian Country COVID-19 Response Team this Thursday, February 4, 2021.


Date: Thursday, February 4, 2021

Time: 5:00 – 6:00 PM (EST) (please note time zone)

  • Participant Dial-In: (800) 857-5577
  • Participant Passcode: 4151302

Moderator: Stacey Ecoffey, Principal Advisor for Tribal Affairs, HHS 

Welcome & Opening Remarks

Marvin Figueroa, Director, Office of Intergovernmental and External Affairs, HHS

White House Update

PaaWee Rivera, Office of Intergovernmental Affairs, White House

Eduardo Cisneros, COVID-19 Director of Intergovernmental Affairs, White House

Bechara Choucair, COVID-19 Vaccine Coordinator, White House

IHS Update

Liz Fowler, Acting Director, Indian Health Service

IHS Distribution Update

RADM Dr. Michael Toedt, Chief Medical Officer, IHS

RADM Francis Frazier, Vaccine Task Force Lead, IHS

CDC Distribution Update

Dr. Amanda Cohn Chief Medical Officer, COVID-19 Vaccine Task Force, CDC


Who Should Attend: Tribal Leaders and Indian Country Professionals

Contact Info

Benjamin Smith