USJ’s President Free, and Pharmacy Program Faculty and Students Participate in Hartford’s Vaccination Clinic

President Free, Ph.D., Nicole Cammarota, Pharm.D. student, U.S. Senator Blumenthal, J.D, and USJ Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Burton, Pharm.D.

On Saturday, Feb. 8, President Free joined Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin, U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal, Congressman John Larson, and Hartford City officials at a press conference during the COVID-19 vaccine clinic at Dunkin’ Donuts Park. 

The clinic is supported by the State of Connecticut’s vaccine allocation and conducted by the City of Hartford’s Health and Human Services Department, led by Liany Arroyo.  In addition to nurses from the Health Department, pharmacy students from the University of Saint Joseph conducted vaccinations under the supervision of USJ faculty members and City staff. 

You can watch a summary video with photos from the event here and a news clip from WFSB, featuring Pharmacy student Nicole Cammarota, here

Learn more about USJ’s School of Pharmacy degrees here.