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Fauci Urges Confidence in Vaccine Development Process

Dr. Anthony Fauci asked for Americans to have confidence in a potential COVID vaccine's safety during the University of Virginia School of Medicine's virtual Medical Center Hour. Despite the political scrutiny surrounding the vaccines and COVID research in general, he says that independent processes to verify safety have been upheld.

Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, went on to say that he hopes public education on how vaccines are developed can help lead to a high rate of acceptance for the vaccines that make it to market.

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