Learn about the COVID-19 vaccine
With the COVID-19 pandemic continuing, it can be challenging to navigate all the information about the disease. Dr. Dara Nguyen will discuss the new COVID- 19 vaccines, covering how they work, what side effects to expect, when they will be available to various populations of the public and safety measures to take at the Sunshine Club’s upcoming Zoom meeting on Friday, Jan. 8, at 10 a.m.
To join the Zoom meeting, go to https:// us02web.zoom.us/j/82119904568?pwd= dkVmOVowRU1uQXRNb2QveFdFSHp4 Zz09;` the meeting ID is 821 1990 4568. All shareholders are welcome to join.
Those who want the Zoom link by email should text their name, Mutual number, along with email address to (562) 301-5339 by no later than Thursday, Jan. 3, at 5 p.m.
Nguyen completed her bachelor’s degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of California, Irvine, and received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Western University, College of Pharmacy. She is currently completing a Community Pharmacy Practice residency with WesternU/Ralphs Pharmacy, gaining experience at Ralphs Pharmacies, Share Our Selves Clinic, as well as on campus at Western University.
Her professional interests include community practice, ambulatory care, diet and nutrition, and pharmacy leadership. After completing her training, Nguyen strives to continue providing patient care and forming strong relationships with the community.
The Sunshine Club will host three more Zoom presentations over the next month including GRF Security Services Director Victor Rocha on Jan. 15, neurology and pain specialist Dr. Kenneth Martinez on Jan. 22, and acupunturist Jeannette Painovich on Jan. 29. The topic of each guest speaker’s presentation is announced in the LW Weekly with link information to join.
The Sunshine Club often has LW leaders come to meetings to introduce their organizations to the group. It also invites a wide variety of specialists from outside to share their experiences and ideas with club members.
For more information, contact Anna Derby at (562) 301-5339.