There are no magic bullets for ending the pandemic, says It requires: 🧪 Mass testing 💊 Treatments 🏥 Good public health systems 🌍 Equitable access to these tools 💉 AND a vaccine
Vaccine nationalism will not solve #COVID19 for anyone. #Covid19 vaccines must first reach the people who need them most worldwide-healthcare workers & vulnerable at risk individuals. It’s in all our best interest. 1st published
The first vaccines for #Covid19 will be a precious commodity. They must first go to those who need them most ✍️ ➡️
“Trust is our most important tool in public health”
"Fair access to any vaccine [against #COVID19] must be addressed. No matter where the first vaccines originate, they must initially reach priority groups worldwide, particularly frontline healthcare workers and the most vulnerable."
Let’s get real. No vaccine will work as if by magic, returning us to ‘normal’ by ⁦
#PublicHealth The first Covid-19 vaccine may not be the magic bullet that returns life to 'normal'
It's critical we temper our optimism around the first #Covid19 vaccines. "The reality is that with these vaccines, we will be taking small steps to return to a sense of normality" 💬 "This must not become a polarised political issue."
It's also critical we temper our optimism around the first #Covid19 vaccines. "The reality is that with these vaccines, we will be taking small steps to return to a sense of normality" "This must not become a polarised political issue."
We must temper this optimism, this talk of the perfect vaccine “just around the corner” or the idea that it will be a complete and immediate solution
Among other important messages on #COVID19Vaccine, ⁦⁩ urges greater & wider commitment of countries to #COVAX facility to prioritize those in greatest need of vaccine. ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦
Let’s get real: No vaccine will work as if by magic, returning us to ‘normal’ via
Let’s get real. No #vaccine will work as if by magic, returning us to ‘normal’ | #COVID19 #pandemic #globalhealth
Ignore the headline. One important thing he’s saying here, very politely, is that letting domestic & international politics interfere w vaccine licensure could mess things up massively. A bit like the snow falling off the tree in