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Deciding who gets COVID-19 vaccine a complex task

IHE Health Economist, Dr, Ellen Rafferty, discusses important considerations for COVID-19 vaccine distribution with Radio Canada on October 5, 2020. (see article link at bottom of page)

“Decisions will need to be made very carefully and cooperatively…. (and) communications with the public will be important. People will need to understand why their governments have chosen the priorities they have”.

Dr. Ellen Rafferty - https://www.ihe.ca/about/staff-directory/ellen-rafferty

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Link: (external site) https://www.rcinet.ca/en/2020/10/05/deciding-who-gets-covid-19-vaccine-a-complex-task-for-provinces-territories/