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.
The AAMC Center for Health Justice polled a nationally representative sample of adults across the United States to gauge their levels of trust in institutions.
Parents who turn down COVID-19 vaccines for their kids can regret it when they get sick.
As the pace of vaccinations slows, primary care and specialty doctors are stepping up their outreach efforts — and winning over holdouts one patient at a time.
Trusted relationships with parents and students can help boost vaccinations — even in places where skepticism remains high.
A minority of nurses still resists the COVID-19 vaccines. Now, a growing number of hospitals and nursing organizations are urging them to reconsider.
An AAMC-administered and CDC-grant-funded program helps academic medicine build trust with communities.
Childhood vaccination rates in the U.S. have declined and experts say vaccine hesitancy could bring a resurgence of previously controlled diseases.