The Delta Variant, The Unvaccinated Pandemic & Vaccine Boosters
The situation is particularly dire in the South, which has some of the lowest vaccination rates in the country, and has seen its hospitals overrun with unvaccinated patients. Last week, San Francisco became the first major city to require proof of full vaccination for a variety of indoor activities, including bars and restaurants. What questions do you have?
Dr. Bob Wachter, Professor and Chair of the Department of Medicine at University of California San Francisco. He previously served as president of the Society of Hospital Medicine and chair of the American Board of Internal Medicine.
The San Francisco Chronicle: San Francisco to become first major US city to mandate full vaccination for many indoor activities
The Atlantic, Ed Yong: Delta Has Changed the Pandemic Endgame
The New York Times, Apoorva Mandavilli: What to Know About Breakthrough Infections and the Delta Variant
Scientific American, Emily Willingham: ‘Breakthrough’ Infections Do Not Mean COVID Vaccines Are Failing