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Frontline healthcare workers began receiving vaccines on Dec. 17, 2020.

UNC Health Southeastern administered the first COVID-19 vaccinations to frontline healthcare workers on Thursday, Dec. 17. Infectious Diseases Specialist Dr. Obiefuna Okoye was the first to receive the vaccine. Among the firsts were Respiratory Therapist Mandy Locklear, COVID Unit Nurse Merita Bullock, and MedCare Ambulance Supervisor Mike Pate.