Dr. Ashish Parikh; Audrey Winkler; Fatimah Hayes

News12+ Question: Audrey Winkler, Executive Director, JESPY House (HCFNJ)

Steve Adubato is joined by Ashish D. Parikh, MD, Chief Quality Officer, Summit Health, to talk about vaccine hesitancy, especially in minority communities, COVID-19’s impact on mental health, and the importance of telehealth now and in the future.

Steve Adubato speaks with Audrey Winkler, Executive Director, JESPY House, about the biggest challenges adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities face, the ways they transitioned their programs to virtual settings during the pandemic, and the issues of affordable housing in South Orange.

Steve Adubato is joined by Fatimah Hayes, History Teacher, Pennsauken High School, to discuss the biggest lessons she has learned in her 19 years of teaching, the importance of the NJEA Members-of-Color Initiative, and the importance of dismantling institutional racism.