COVID-19

William Schaffner, MD, on COVID-19 Infections Estimated at 140 Million in the United States

In this podcast, Dr Schaffner discusses new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that suggest COVID-19 infections are close to 140 million. He also discusses the focus for the upcoming National Foundation for Infectious Diseases Annual Conference on Vaccinology Research taking place virtually on April 11 and April 12, 2022.

Additional Resources:

  • 2022 Annual Conference on Vaccinology Research. National Foundation for Infectious Diseases. Accessed March 17, 2022. https://acvr.nfid.org/
  • COVID Data Tracker. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Updated March 16, 2022. Accessed March 17, 2022. https://covid.cdc.gov/covid-data-tracker/#cases_casesper100klast7days 

William Schaffner, MD, is the medical director of the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) and is a professor of preventive medicine in the Department of Health Policy and a professor of medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, Tennessee.