Day 8 Trusted Voices

Meet Ryan

Ryan Cangiolosi, Navy Reserve Officer and State Republican leader, recently got his COVID-19 vaccine. Ryan, serving the country and representing the state, wants his fellow community members to join the challenge and get vaccinated. 





Voices You Can Trust!

Why Ryan Got The Vaccine

In this video, Ryan explains why he got vaccinated and how he felt comfortable with it.

  • How his family and military history impacted his choice.
  • Who he trusts for information about the virus and vaccine.
  • Does he think the vaccine is safe?

Watch as Ryan, who has served his country, explains why he got fully vaccinated for the good of his community. 

Chief Medical Officer Irene Agostini Talks COVID

UNM Hospital Chief Medical Officer Irene Agostini, MD, opens up about her experience with the COVID-19 virus.

  • How the virus has affected her
  • How it has impacted her family
  • What is the science behind the vaccine?

Watch as Dr. Agostini delves into how the vaccine was developed so fast and any side effects it might have.

COVID Myth Crushers logo.Common Myths

MYTH: I can get info about the vaccine from anywhere, like my favorite website or blog

When it comes to researching the COVID-19 vaccine - what it is, how it works, side-effects, how it was created, etc. - the best resource you have is your medical provider. You can also visit the CDC and your state's Department of Health to find answers to frequently asked questions and answers.


Get a Vaccine

UNM Health will be vaccinating patients at The Pit at the University of New Mexico.
To register for a COVID-19 vaccination, visit The New Mexico Department of Health website.

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