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.
COVID-19 vaccines — and our health care system — aren't universally trusted. The AAMC’s Principles of Trustworthiness were developed to address those concerns.
Some are fearful of side effects while others are confused because of misinformation. How pediatricians are relieving the concerns of parents of kids ages 5+.
Parents who turn down COVID-19 vaccines for their kids can regret it when they get sick.
Pediatricians offer effective ways to handle vaccine hesitancy.
Addressing harmful health misinformation is at the core of the work being done by educators across health professions.