Gov. DeSantis holds news conference in Fort Lauderdale

Event held at Lillian S. Wells Women’s Center

FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021, file photo, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis arrives at a news conference, near the Shark Valley Visitor Center in Miami. On Sunday, Sept. 12, three Republican presidential prospects, including DeSantis, sharply condemned President Joe Bidens handling of the end of the war in Afghanistan, rebuking the administrations conduct of the U.S. withdrawal as weak and as emboldening its adversaries. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)
FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021, file photo, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis arrives at a news conference, near the Shark Valley Visitor Center in Miami. On Sunday, Sept. 12, three Republican presidential prospects, including DeSantis, sharply condemned President Joe Bidens handling of the end of the war in Afghanistan, rebuking the administrations conduct of the U.S. withdrawal as weak and as emboldening its adversaries. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File) (Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis held a news conference Thursday in Fort Lauderdale.

The event took place at 1 p.m. at the Lillian S. Wells Women’s Center at the Broward Health Medical Center.

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The governor touted the success of monoclonal antibody treatments.

Broward Health Medical Center was one of the first in the area to offer the treatment.