CORRECTED: Speaker to talk COVID-19 in June 10 radio health forum

Dr. Allison Berry Unthank is the featured speaker at the next WOW! Working On Wellness radio presentation, set for 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 10, on KSQM 91.5 FM.

Unthank will be speaking about COVID-19 and what the pandemic can teach about the role of public health, and the connection between personal health and health of communities. She will also discuss what people can each do to stay well in these uncertain times.

Unthank graduated from Johns Hopkins University, where she earned degrees in public health, epidemiology and biostatistics.

WOW! Working on Wellness is a health education program of Dungeness Valley Health Wellness Clinic — Sequim’s free clinic.

The clinic, which provides basic urgent care and chronic health care services to uninsured community members

After a temporary closure, the Basic Urgent Care Clinic is open to patients on Monday and Thursday evenings beginning at 5 p.m.

Individuals interested in supporting the clinic may call 360-582-0218.

See sequimfreeclinic.org for more information.

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