Chicago Sun-Times: Distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine: Let’s stop inequality before it happens. Again.

Katherine Baicker

Dean of the Harris School of Public Policy and health economist Katherine Baicker recently spoke to the Chicago Sun-Times about the need for equitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, and the difficulties associated with this task. Baicker said, “There are so many different dimensions of ‘inequality.’ When you say, ‘Let’s stop inequality before it starts in access to care’ … in some ways, we’re not going to be able to undo all of the inequalities that are already so tragically manifested in who’s bearing the burden of this disease.”

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