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Knollwood Resident Interviewed by KSDK Channel 5 About COVID Vaccine

Knollwood resident interviewed on KSDK Channel 5 regarding COVID Vaccine. Meet Christine Robinson!
Knollwood Resident COVID VACCINE
Knollwood Resident COVID VACCINE
Knollwood Resident COVID VACCINE
Knollwood Resident COVID VACCINE

‘I am very hopeful’: 97-year-old retired nurse who survived COVID to get vaccinated this week

CASEYVILLE, Ill. — “I worked for a doctor as an office girl,” Christine Robinson said. “His wife was a nurse, and she encouraged me to become a nurse. I guess she thought I could, or would or whatever.”

That woman was right.

Robinson graduated from the Homer G. Phillips School of Nursing in 1958. It was a time when seeing Black women getting into the field was rare. In fact, the historic Homer G. Phillips Hospital was created to be a Black hospital during segregation.

Link to original article: https://www.ksdk.com/article/news/health/coronavirus/vaccine/97-year-old-retired-nurse-covid-survivor-to-get-vaccinated-this-week/63-72799768-8f65-4ad0-a190-e4a3c87838b8

 

 

 

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