FAQs about the COVID-19 Vaccine in WI


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Dr. Westergaard answers a questions about vaccine safety and efficacy.
Dr. Westergaard answers a question about the timeline to full protection after vaccination.
Dr. Westergaard answers a question about a possible annual booster shot.


AARP Wisconsin hosted this Access Live event to discuss the latest information about the COVID-19 vaccines. This event featured Dr. Ryan Westergaard, Chief Medical Officer and State Epidemiologist for Communicable Diseases for the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, who provided important information about COVID-19 vaccine distribution in Wisconsin and addressed participant questions and concerns. Topics of discussion included COVID-19 vaccine facts and myths, vaccine safety and efficacy, timeline to immunity, and allergies.