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Dr. Susan Bankston, Vaccines (2020)

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Collection:LPB

Genre: Speech

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2020-03-04

Duration: 00:31:16

Subjects: Rotary Club of Baton Rouge | Health | Vaccines | Coronaviruses | COVID-19 pandemic

Contributors:

  • Bankston, Susan Speaker

Description

A speech by Dr. Susan Bankston before the Baton Rouge Rotary Club on March 4, 2020. Dr. Bankston is a pediatrician at the Baton Rouge Clinic. She discusses: the role of vaccines in eradicating diseases; herd immunity; the impact of the anti-vaccine movement; new vaccines; adult vaccines; and COVID-19, the novel coronavirus. She also answers questions from the audience.