Covid-19 — Update on Vaccines and The State of the Pandemic with Paul Offit and George Rutherford


In this UCSF Medicine Covid-19 Grand Rounds, we’ll get a front-row seat into the latest FDA proceedings on vaccines from Dr. Paul Offit, world renowned vaccinologist and co-inventor of the rotavirus vaccine. We’ll discuss vaccines for kids, the latest on boosters, and vaccine uptake and distribution in the U.S. and globally. We’ll also hear from our own Dr. George Rutherford, who will update us on the state of the pandemic, including current trends in California, the U.S., and the world.


Bob Wachter: Introduction

00:03:2000:44:11 – Paul Offit (Professor of Vaccinology at the University of Pennsylvania, Professor of Pediatrics at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Director of the Vaccine Education Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia)

00:44:1101:03:10– George Rutherford (Professor in Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCSF Medical Director of Prevention and Public Health)

Bob Wachter: Closing.