JAMA- Coronavirus Vaccine FDA Update

Angie Szumlinski Health

The JAMA Network recently released a new video to their Q&A series that discussed the Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna Covid-19 vaccines. Topics included:

  • Pfizer EUA application
  • Differences in EUAs for vaccines vs drugs
  • Surprises in data
  • Post-authorization safety surveillance
  • Unknowns: duration of protection, asymptomatic transmission, virus mutation
  • How vaccines can reduce non-COVID-19 excess deaths
  • Patients with allergies
  • Bell’s Palsy
  • FDA role in vaccine manufacture and distribution
  • Length of immunity, asymptomatic transmission, virus mutation
  • Political interference

Check out the full video for lots of great information, and explore their YouTube channel for more Covid-19 updates and information.