Tradeoffs
The Home Run Approach
May 19, 2020 · 10 min
Play episode

Some scientists argue we should intentionally infect volunteers with the coronavirus to get a vaccine sooner. How would it work?


Guests:

Lehua Gray, Challenge Trial Volunteer

Seema Shah, JD, Associate Director of Research Ethics, Lurie Children’s Hospital

Zeb Jamrozik, MD, PhD, Monash Bioethics Centre

Anna Durbin, MD, Professor of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health


Learn more about human challenge trials and read the transcript: https://tradeoffs.org/2020/05/19/challenge-trials


To stay on top of all our coverage of the coronavirus outbreak and our conversations with people who are being forced to make difficult decisions in the midst of it all, visit https://tradeoffs.org/coronavirus/


Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/tradeoffspod

 

See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Search
Clear search
Close search
Google apps
Main menu