Carl Bialik

How Will We Get To Herd Immunity, And How Will We Know We've Gotten There?

How Will We Get To Herd Immunity, And How Will We Know We've Gotten There?

Co-hosts Jeff Sackmann and Carl Bialik dig into herd immunity: Is there really such a thing, how do we get there, and how will we know we have? Please let us know what you think of this and other episodes, and what you want us to cover next, in our feedback form: https://forms.gle/ik7Mifxq7HMrg2nL8 Reading list: https://www.jhsph.edu/covid-19/articles/achieving-herd-immunity-with-covid19.html https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-02948-4 https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2020/09/herd-immunity-is-not-a-strategy/615967/ https://www.quantamagazine.org/the-tricky-math-of-covid-19-herd-immunity-20200630/ https://ccdd.hsph.harvard.edu/2020/12/17/covid-19-vaccines-and-herd-immunity/

Duration: 47 min

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