Disease Prevention

What you need to know about the COVID-19 vaccine

At least two promising COVID-19 vaccines are in final review by the FDA, whose emergency use authorization will allow for distribution in the United States. In anticipation of an upcoming vaccine, Keck Medicine of USC has been working with university leadership to plan for this major development, including how to

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Why COVID-19 vaccines need to prioritize ‘superspreaders’

Why COVID-19 vaccines need to prioritize ‘superspreaders’ How should COVID-19 vaccine be prioritized? AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File Dana Goldman, University of Southern California; David Conti, University of Southern California, and Matthew E. Kahn, Johns Hopkins University Once safe and effective COVID-19 vaccines are available, tough choices will need to

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