COVID-19 Vaccine Q&A

The full recording of the COVID-19 Vaccine Q&A session can be viewed here:


Thank you to the panelists, Dr. Douglas Virostko (Coshocton County Coroner and PCP, Family Care of Coshocton) and Katherine Clark, BSN, RN (Deputy Health Commissioner, Coshocton County Health Department) for their time and expertise. 

Additional resources:

CDC website:

Your COVID-19 Vaccine Questions and Concerns, Answered:

Coronavirus Research Database:

Science Reference Center:

About the Panelists:

Dr. Douglas Virostko has been a board certified family physician practicing in Coshocton since 1993. A native Clevelander, he attended The Ohio State University graduating with a degree in Zoology in 1986 & obtaining his MD there in 1990. He received further postgraduate training at The Hassler Center for Family Medicine in Cleveland. He also served in the medical corps of the Ohio Army National Guard. He is on staff at Coshocton Regional Medical Center, the medical director for the County Health Department, and also serves as the Coshocton County Coroner. He lives in Coshocton with his wife & has 5 adult children & 2 grandchildren. On the rare occasions when he has spare time, he likes to do woodworking & plant trees.

Katherine Clark, BSN, RN is originally from El Paso, TX and moved to Coshocton in 1991-1997 (her father worked for Ansell Edmont). She met her husband during that time. She moved back to Coshocton in 2002 permanently. She was hired as a state tested nursing aide (STNA) in 2004-2008 for the Coshocton City Home Health Agency (part of Coshocton City Health Department). She left in 2008 after obtaining her associate degree in nursing at COTC. She was asked back to work as a Public Health Nurse for Coshocton City Health Department in 2010. During that time, she obtained her bachelor of science in nursing at Ohio University. In 2018, she was appointed Director of Nursing/Deputy Health Commissioner for Coshocton City Health Department. Katherine and her husband enjoy spending time with their 2 sons and appreciating everything Coshocton has to offer.