This video describes how sufficient uptake of vaccination provides both direct and indirect protection. Examples such as smallpox, polio and influenza illustrate the concept of community protection.
— Presenter: Dr. Mark Loeb, director, Infectious Disease Program, Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine; Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (infectious disease)
— Event co-organized by Dr. Ellen Amster and the Hannah Unit in the History of Medicine.
— Video recorded and edited by Sohail Mahmood, Karun Tandon and Mawleshan Pathmarajah