COVID-19 Webinar Series Overview
This COVID-19 Webinar Series synthesizes the information in the headlines to provide cohesive insight into the status of the response and remaining gaps in the system that must be addressed to limit the severity of the COVID-19 outbreak in the United States.
Session 10 – The Science and Policy of Vaccine Development
A safe and effective vaccine is the most promising tool to combat this pandemic. Governments and the private sector are collaborating in unprecedented ways to speed the development of a COVID-19 vaccine. Today, there are dozens of candidates in development that must undergo rigorous evaluation before they become widely available. During this webinar, experts discussed steps necessary to bring vaccines from the lab to the front lines.
Esther Krofah, MPP, Executive Director, FasterCures, a Center of the Milken Institute
L.J. Tan, Ph.D., M.S., Chief Strategy Officer, Immunization Action Coalition
- Sarah J. Dash, MPH, President and CEO, Alliance for Health Policy (moderator)
The Alliance for Health Policy gratefully acknowledges the support of the National Institute of Health Care Management (NIHCM) and The Commonwealth Fund for this event.