Ep 40 Osterholm Update COVID-19: An Imperfect Storm

Episode 40: An Imperfect Storm

In this episode, Dr. Osterholm and host Chris Dall discuss the latest information on SARS-CoV-2 variants, estimates as to just how much of the US population might have some immunity to the virus, and the current supply and demand of vaccines.

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