Dr. Jeffrey Kopin: ‘I think we should be very, very optimistic about what these vaccines are doing in the real life experience’

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DENVER, CO – FEBRUARY 20: A UCHealth pharmacy technician prepares a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine during a mass vaccination event in the parking lot of Coors Field on February 20, 2021 in Denver, Colorado. UCHealth plans to administer 10,000 second doses to seniors over 70 during the drive-up event this weekend. (Photo by Michael Ciaglo/Getty Images)

Dr. Jeffrey Kopin, chief medical officer for Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital, joins Anna to talk about a number of topics related to COVID-19 including what we know about the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, the COVID-19 numbers declining at a rapid rate, and a new study that says that people who wear glasses may be up to 3 times less likely to catch COVID and the FDA saying COVID-19 vaccines that target new variants won’t need large clinical trials to win approval.

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