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Marielle Fricchione, immunization program medical director and a pediatrician the Department of Public Health, brings the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for five frontline medical workers at Loretto Hospital in Chicago on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020.

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Thousands Of Cook County Health Care Workers To Receive COVID-19 Vaccine This Week

Reset brings on two Cook County officials for the latest on COVID-19 vaccine in the Chicago area. More than 20,000 doses will be distributed at 15 suburban hospitals this week.

GUESTS: Dr. Rachel Rubin, co-lead of the Cook County Department of Public Health

Dr. Kiran Joshi, co-lead of the Cook County Department of Public Health

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