Daniel Weiss | October 20, 2011
BOSTON, MA—In this interview at the annual conference of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, Christian Loucq, MD, director of the PATH Malaria Vaccine Initiative, discusses promising initial results of a Phase III trial of the experimental malaria vaccine RTS,S.
Dr. Omer briefly outlines the results from "Are younger doctors more skeptical of vaccines?"
Larry Pickering, MD, described immunization as a great public health triumph and talked of how the US maintains high vaccination rates.
Tom Tryon, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics at University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, evaluates pediatricians' approaches in dealing with parents who are hesitant to have their children immunized.