From Bench to Body: How the U.S. Health Care System Plans to Distribute COVID-19 Vaccines


Esther Krofrah
FasterCures, Executive Director

L.J. Tan
Immunization Action Coalition, Chief Strategy Officer

Hemi Tewarson
Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy, Visiting Senior Policy Fellow

Experts and Analysts

Anita Cicero
John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, John Hopkins Center for Health Security, Deputy Director

Jewel Mullen
The University of Texas at Austin, Dell Medical School, Associate Dean for Health Equity

Nicolette Louissaint
Healthcare Ready, Executive Director and President

John O’Brien
South Capitol, Partner


May Elizabeth Daucher
National Institute of Health, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Vaccine Research Center, Associate Director for Management Operations, Acting Director, Vaccine Production Program

Anand Shah
U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Deputy Commissioner for Medical and Scientific Affairs

Jeff Wu
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight, Deputy Director


Jennifer Alton
Pathway Policy Group, President, Coalition to Stop Flu, Senior Strategy and Policy Advisor

Mark Howell
American Hospital Association, Senior Associate Director for Policy

Richard Hughes
Moderna, Vice President of Public Policy

R. Shawn Martin
American Academy of Family Physicians, Senior Vice President, Advocacy, Practice Advancement and Policy

Angela Shen
U.S. Public Health Service, Captain (ret), Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Vaccine Education Center, Visiting Scientist