COVID-19 vaccines — and our health care system — aren't universally trusted. The AAMC’s Principles of Trustworthiness were developed to address those concerns.
More than half of all adults in the U.S. are fully vaccinated, but about 12% of the population remains undecided.
After working to meet the demand when vaccines were scarce, health officials now face the new challenge: convincing vaccine holdouts to take the plunge.
When Dr. Gabriel C. Lockhart realized his mother was concerned with the vaccine’s side effects, he texted and called her with data that showed it was safe.
Parents who turn down COVID-19 vaccines for their kids can regret it when they get sick.