More companies are looking to produce a vaccine to stop the spread of COVID-19. Dr. Mark Poznansky, Director of Vaccine and Immunotherapy Center at Massachusetts General Hospital joins Yahoo Finance’s On The Move to break down HaloVax’s coronavirus vaccine.
Drs. Hart and Poznansky share what we can learn from hospital settings to help us all return to work. Hint: We do the best that we can based on the amount of information we have at a given time to drive decisions.
“There is a basic tenet about mistakes in medicine, brought to bear by a well-known family practitioner named David Hilfiker. Dr. Hilfiker cautions that a mistake in medicine is not looking back with new information and data to say that you’d now handle a circumstance differently. A mistake in medicine is when you look back and determine that, with the exact same knowledge and set of data that you had at that time, you should have made a different decision…“
Once identified, those who are no longer infectious and also carry immunity through measurable antibodies can return to the workforce.Continue reading