​COVID-19 Media Requests​​​​​


For a media outlet with COVID-19 related questions, please email one of the following:

​SCPH Webinars Forums

​Public Health COVID-19 Community ​Q&A Forums

SCPH Media Briefing

Sacramento County Health Officer Dr. Kasirye and Public Health s​taff provide media a weekly briefing

Vaccine Influencer Trainings

SacCounty YouTube Vaccine Influencer Training Videos

Building COVID-19 Vaccine Confidence with the Sacramento County community: 09/01/21​

Building COVID-19 Vaccine Confidence with the Black/African American community: 08/18/21 

Building COVID-19 Vaccine Confidence with the Latinx community​: 08/11/21 

Other trainings coming soon.​

Other Videos Featuring SCPH​

  • Sept. 8, 2021 The Sacramento Observer Speaks with Health Officer Dr. K​asirye and Local Pastors 
    senior writer, Genoa Barrow, and publisher, Larry Lee, brought together Sacramento County Health Officer Dr. Kasirye, and Pastors Joy Johnson and Mark Meeks to discuss vaccines. Watch OBSERVER CONNECTS: Stepping Out On Faith - The Black Church & Vaccine Equity ​ 
  • July 7, 2021 PBS KVIE Studio Sacramento Interview of Health Officer Dr. Kasirye
    ​The host of Studio Sacramento, Scott Syphax, ​began their Season 11 with a half-hour interview with Dr. Kasirye to discuss the current challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, talks about vaccine hesitancy and encourages everyone to get the facts about the vaccines. Watch the entire PBS interview
  • FOX40 Studio40 Live ​Noon Fridays06/11/21 | 06/04/21 |​ 05/28/21​05/21/2105/14/21​05/07/21​04/23/21​ | ​04/16/21  | 04/09/21  | 04/02/21  
  • March 16, 2021 Tuesdays at 2 with Sacramento Metro Chamber with Dr. Kasirye Facebook Live 

    Dr. Kasirye recaps the year and discusses the County's move to the Red Tier. Watch the discussion on Facebook Live​. ​

  • March 10, 2021 Ethnic Media Online Forum: Equity Drives Sacramento County’s COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan
    With Dr. Olivia Kasirye, MD, MS, Sacramento County Health Officer; Rachel Rios, Executive Director, La Familia Counseling Center; Britta Guerrero, Chief Executive Officer, Sacramento Native American Health Center; Nancy Xiong, Development and Communications Director, Hmong Innovating Politics; Stephanie Nguyen, Executive Director, Asian Resources. Webpage Summary and Online Forum Video

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