EPISODE 2 | 32:10 min
S2E2 | Vaccines, for COVID and cancer: What patients need to know
Nearly a year into the worst public health crisis in 100 years, there’s hope, and true progress, on the horizon. Two promising COVID-19 vaccines are being distributed around the country, and millions of Americans have rolled up their sleeves to be inoculated against the deadly virus. But amid the optimism is some skepticism, and a ton of questions—especially among cancer patients: How will the vaccine affect me? Is it safe? Should I even get it? In today’s episode, Mashiul Chowdhury, MD, Infectious Disease Program Director at Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA), joins our host, CTCA® President & CEO Pat Basu, MD, MBA, to answer those questions, and more.