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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Robert Redfield holds up a CDC document that reads "COVID-19 Vaccination Program Interim Playbook for Jurisdiction Operations" as he speaks at a Senate Appropriations subcommittee hearing on a "Review of Coronavirus Response Efforts," Wednesday, September 16, 2020.

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Analysis & Opinions - The National Interest

Confused About Where to Get Public Health Guidance on the Coronavirus? You’re Not Alone.

| Oct. 27, 2020

The public looks to institutions like the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and U.S Food and Drug Administration to guide us, but when they flip on a dime to change their advice one way and then back again, they lose credibility.

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Analysis & Opinions - The Harvard Political Review

Science, Society, and Security: Politicization in the Age of COVID-19

| Oct. 14, 2020

In the very long term, the right leadership dynamics, improved crisis management, and institutional memory will allow these scientific bodies to regain public trust. In the present, however, the politicization of the science surrounding COVID-19 has crippled our response to the pandemic and will continue to do so if we continue along this path.

Analysis & Opinions - Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School

Syra Madad on How New York City Has Handled the COVID-19 Pandemic

| June 26, 2020

Belfer Center Executive Director Aditi Kumar interviews Senior Director of the System-wide Special Pathogens Program at NYC Health + Hospitals Syra Madad about New York City's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.