Dr. Fauci Says Nurses are the, "Heroes of the Pandemic," and Responds To Nurse Questions



We all watched as Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the NIAID and Lead Member of the Coronavirus Task Force received the COVID-19 vaccine on camera last week. And while millions of nurses have already received the COVID vaccine and many others are still waiting for their turn, plenty of nurses still have questions.

Nurses are not only healthcare providers who have tirelessly worked the frontlines of the pandemic; they are also healthcare consumers with valid questions about the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines that were recently approved for emergency use by the FDA.


Alice Benjamin, APRN, MSN, ACNS-BC, FNP-C, an ANA\California member, sat down with Dr. Anthony Fauci, on December 29 in an exclusive interview on Nurse.org’s Nurse News Now to address some of the most urgent questions currently being asked by the nursing community.


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