TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - Arizona Governor Doug Ducey will travel from Phoenix to Tucson to visit the state-run COVID-19 vaccine site at the University of Arizona on Wednesday, March 24.
His visit to Tucson comes as the state opens eligibility for vaccine registration to all residents 16 years of age and older.
While there, the governor will also receive his second dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine, which will be administered by Arizona Department of Health Services Director Dr. Cara Christ.
The event will take place at the foyer of Stevie Eller Dance Theatre at 1 p.m. and will also be attended by University of Arizona President Dr. Bobby Robbins.
Ducey’s visit will highlight the success of the U of A vaccine POD in partnership with the state. The site has administered more than 50,000 doses of the coronavirus vaccine so far.