COVID-19 Impacts and Herd Immunity
July 17, 2020 – COVID-19 cases are on the rise in New Mexico and around the country. Now, some are arguing that “herd immunity” could speed up the country’s return to normal life without masks and hand sanitizer. Correspondent Megan Kamerick talked with Dr. Steven Bradfute about this idea, the arguments on both sides, and what the potential long-term effects of the virus could be.
Steven Bradfute, Ph.D., research assistant professor, UNM Center for Global Health and Department of Internal Medicine
For More Information:
Can You Catch COVID-19 Twice? – USA Today
COVID-19 and Health Equity: A New Kind of “Herd Immunity” – JAMA