(CBS Detroit) — The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and Protect Michigan Commission will be hosting a virtual town hall Thursday to answer questions for parents and families about the COVID-19 vaccine.

The town hall will include a panel of pediatricians and family physicians answering questions and talking about the safety and effectiveness of the vaccine.

READ MORE: UAW Votes For Direct Election Of Leaders In Wake Of Scandal

Questions that cannot be answered during the meeting due to time will be reviewed and added to the State of Michigan COVID-19 vaccine frequently asked questions.

READ MORE: 9 Lawyers Allied With Trump Ordered To Pay Detroit, Michigan $175K In Sanctions

The town hall is scheduled for 12 p.m., Nov. 18, and will be live streamed at www.Facebook.com/MichiganHHS.

MORE NEWS: Michigan House Votes To Increase Funding For School Resource Officers After Oxford High School Shooting

© 2021 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.