Why Can’t We Vaccinate Faster?

First Covid shot, 2:14 AM January 29, Brooklyn Army Terminal
Second Covid shot 8:42 A.M. February 27, Brooklyn Army Terminal

It’s All About Speed

In poor countries, nearly every battle fought with vaccines — whether against yellow fever, cholera, polio or Ebola — focuses on one goal: speed.

Shots for rabies, yellow fever, Japanese encephalitis, typhoid fever, tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis, April 2014

New York Times, 1976–2021. Global health beat 2002–2021. Last assignment: lead reporter on the Covid-19 pandemic. Donaldgmcneiljr1954@gmail.com

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