The CDC is clear: vaccines are one of the greatest success stories in public health. Through use of vaccines, smallpox was eradicated and the wild polio virus nearly eliminated. The number of people who experience the devastating effects of preventable infectious diseases like measles, diphtheria, and whooping cough is at an all-time low.
Now that multiple COVID19 vaccines are available, this page offers you an opportunity to connect with the information available through the CDC, and health organizations in each jurisdiction, to help you prepare to get the COVID19 vaccine.
HOW VACCINES ARE DEVELOPED