What International Students Should Know: COVID-19, Vaccines, and Coming Back to Campus


International students were invited to join a virtual town hall meeting on May 10 to hear and discuss the latest on COVID-19 vaccinations and how they impact their return to campus.

Presentations were followed by a live Q&A. The town hall featured:

  • Wafaa El-Sadr, University Professor of Epidemiology and Medicine
  • Donna Lynne, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, CUIMC; University COVID Director
  • Melanie Bernitz, Senior Vice President and Medical Director, Columbia Health
  • Julie Kornfeld, Vice Provost for Academic Programs