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UC Physician Is Among The First In Cincinnati To Receive The COVID-19 Vaccine

On Friday, Dec. 11, UC Health received the supply kits needed to administer the vaccine.
On Friday, Dec. 11, UC Health received the supply kits needed to administer the vaccine.

Dr. Suzanne Bennett got a very welcome shot in the arm on Monday. She is among the first 20 frontline health care workers to receive the COVID-19 vaccine at UC Medical Center. It was the first Cincinnati hospital to receive a shipment of the Pfizer vaccine.

Dr. Bennett is the ECMOs program director for UC Health. The ECMO team cares for the most critically ill COVID-19 patients in southwest Ohio.

Joining Cincinnati Edition to discuss her first dose of the vaccine is University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Associate Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology & Critical Care and UC Health Physician and ECMO Program Director Suzanne Bennett, MD.

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