Swalwell & Special Guest to Hold Facebook Live Town Hall on Coronavirus

March 24, 2020
Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) announced he will hold a Facebook Live town hall for 15th Congressional District residents on Thursday, March 26th with special guest Dr. Stephen Lockhart, Chief Medical Officer of Sutter Health, to discuss the next steps for combatting the COVID-19 outbreak.
 
“As new information on how to combat the spread of the coronavirus becomes available, I want to continue to update my constituents on the steps we’re taking at a local, state, and federal level to ensure their safety and security during these unsettling times,” Swalwell said. “House Democrats are working diligently to get a third coronavirus response package passed, that includes protections for workers and families, and I look forward to answering questions about that, as well as addressing any other concerns that my constituents may have.” 

The Facebook Live town hall will take place at 1:30 P.M. PT on Thursday, March 19th. 

Join at: Facebook.com/CongressmanEricSwalwell

Stephen H. Lockhart, MD, PhD, a board-certified anesthesiologist, is Chief Medical Officer for Sutter Health, a not for profit system of hospitals, physician organizations and research institutions in Northern California. A Rhodes Scholar, he obtained his Masters degree in Economics from Oxford University, and M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from Cornell. As Chief Medical Officer, he has responsibility for quality, patient safety, research and education. He also led the formation of a regional credentialing verification office, a model which he later used to create a system-wide shared services credentialing function, for which he continues to provide leadership. He was previously Regional Chief Medical Officer for the East Bay.
 
The town hall is free and will be archived on the Congressman’s official Facebook page.