Dr. Peter Hotez on concerns surrounding COVID vaccines and developing countries

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In this photo taken June 1, 2016, Dr. Peter Hotez, Dean of the Baylor College of Tropical Medicine, shows an Associated Press reporter and video journalist areas of Houston’s 5th Ward that may be at high risk for mosquitoes capable of transmitting the Zika virus in Houston. The Aedes aegypti species is typically found anywhere standing water can accumulate. (AP Photo/John Mone)

Dr. Peter Jay Hotez, Director of the Center for Vaccine Development at Texas Children’s Hospital, joined Steve Dale to discuss various concerns surrounding the latest COVID stats and the vaccines. Dr. Hotez debunks many misconceptions that are circulating surrounding the virus; answers questions about the effectiveness of shutting down borders to tighten travel restrictions; and expresses concerns about developing countries in terms of the virus and the approved vaccines.

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