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A photo of the cover page of the December 2020 COVID-19 vaccination survey report Statewide survey shows that 65% of Nevadans and 77% of Nevada health care workers are likely to get COVID-19 vaccine, once available
Wednesday, January 13, 2021: Researchers at the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine (UNR Med), in partnership with the University of Nevada, Reno School of Community Health Sciences, Immunize Nevada and the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services, released the first findings from an ongoing study to learn what Nevadans think about COVID-19 vaccines, and their acceptance toward taking the vaccine - once one is available to them.

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Survey: One out of three Nevadans are unlikely to take COVID-19 vaccine

• KOLO Channel 8 News

About two out of three Nevadans said in a survey they are likely to get a COVID-19 vaccine, the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine reported Wednesday. That compares to about 71 percent of the U.S. population from around the same time.

UNR School of Medicine publishes report on vaccine desirability

• This is Reno

Dr. Mark Riddle, Associate Dean of Clinical Research at the University of Nevada, Reno, and lead investigator joined Dick at the briefing and reported about perceptions of the COVID-19 vaccination across populations and demographics in Nevada.

Your vaccine is on its way | John Packham

• Reno Gazette Journal

In northern Nevada, like most areas of the state and country, we are witnessing the slower-than-everyone-expected distribution and administration of COVID-19 vaccines — a glacial pace if your “tier” has you next in line or you’re one of the millions of Americans eager to be vaccinated.

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The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine's annual State of the School Address features an updated 2020-2021 Fact Sheet and information on the institution. Please view the SOSA page for more details.

Thomas L. Schwenk, M.D., dean of the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine, delivered UNR Med's 2020 State of the School Address, Monday, Sept. 21, 2020 virtually.