Role of Vaccines and Masks in Fighting COVID-19

This special “Washington Journal” primetime edition on the coronavirus pandemic focused on the role of vaccines and masks in fighting the… read more

This special “Washington Journal” primetime edition on the coronavirus pandemic focused on the role of vaccines and masks in fighting the outbreak. First, Dr. Wilbur Chen of the University of Maryland’s Center for Vaccine Development and Global Health Dr. Joseph Allen of the Harvard School of Public Health talked about the development of a COVID-19 vaccine and the merits of wearing masks. Then, Joseph Allen, assistant professor of exposure assessment at the Harvard School of Public Health, outlined his research on using masks and other methods to prevent exposure to diseases like COVID-19. Finally, Representative Bobby Scott (D-VA) talked about the response to COVID-19 in his district, which includes the Tidewater region of Virginia. close

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Role of Vaccines and Masks in Fighting COVID-19

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470946-1
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C-SPAN Studio, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 08, 2020 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Apr 09, 2020 | 3:27am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Apr 08, 2020 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 09, 2020 | 3:27am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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