All You Want to Know About the Vaccines That Prevent COVID-19

Speaker: Dr. McCormick and Dr. Fisher-Hoch
Length: 1:01:16 minutes

We will discuss how the current vaccines are made, how they induce immunity, their side effects, their effectiveness, their distribution, why people should get vaccinated. We will discuss the virus variants and the effectiveness of the vaccine against the variants. We will discuss herd immunity, and why that is important. We will discuss the potential need for booster doses.

Speakers:

Susan P. Fisher-Hoch, MD, PhD, Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health

Joseph B. McCormick, MD, James H. Steele Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health, UT Health School of Public Health

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