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Uncoupling vaccination from politics

Peter J. Hotez | Rekha Lakshmanan

Uncoupling vaccination from politics.

By Joshua M. Sharfstein

, Timothy Callaghan, 
Richard M. Carpiano, 
Sema K. Sgaier
, Noel T. Brewer, 
Alison P. Galvani, 
Rekha Lakshmanan
, Sarah Ann M. McFadden
, Dorit R. Reiss, 
Daniel A. Salmon 
and Peter J. Hotez


"This is a moment to prioritise health over short-term political calculations," write fellow Peter Hotez, Rekha Lakshmanan
 and nine other experts in a Lancet commentary. Click here for their call for action against anti-vaccine rhetoric and COVID-19 misinformation, and five short-term recommendations.