"Exploring What We Know About the COVID-19 Vaccines…"

Welcome to Connecting ALS. This week, we are joined by Dr. Clifton Gooch who takes us through the latest news on the COVID-19 vaccines, explains their safety and efficacy, and talks about what they mean for people with ALS.

This week, Mike and Jeremy are joined by Dr. Clifton Gooch, chair of the University of South Florida’s Department of Neurology and a member of The ALS Association’s national board of trustees. Dr. Gooch takes us through the latest news on the COVID-19 vaccines, explains their safety and efficacy, and talks about what they mean for people with ALS.

Learn more about Dr. Gooch at https://www.als.org/about-us/leadership/clifton-cliff-gooch-md

Read Dr. Gooch’s piece on the long-term impact of COVID-19 at https://www.tampabay.com/opinion/2020/11/18/the-covid-long-haulers-when-the-body-gets-better-but-the-brain-does-not-column/

Find out what the CDC says about the COVID-19 vaccine at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/vaccine-benefits.html

This episode was produced by Garrett Tiedemann and is brought to you by The ALS Association’s national office and the Association’s Minnesota/North Dakota/South Dakota Chapter
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