Virulent: The Vaccine War

Virulent: The Vaccine War
Thursday, Dec 1 7:30pm

Virulent: The Vaccine War examines the consequences of vaccine skepticism and denial.  It’s our follow-up to A Shot to Save the World, the story of Dr. Jonas Salk’s race to develop his polio vaccine at the height of that 1950s epidemic.  Back then, parents were literally knocking on Salk’s door in a desperate bid to protect their children. In Virulent, we ask what’s changed since then to account for the large number of Americans who no longer believe that vaccines are safe and effective.  Laura Davis & Tjardus Greidanus, producers

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