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California’s secret weapon in COVID-19 success: We are not skeptical about the vaccine

Los Angeles Times, May 1, 2021

May 1, 2021

California’s secret weapon in COVID-19 success: We are not skeptical about the vaccine

Dr. Aaron Kheriaty, director of the medical ethics program at UC Irvine and a member of the vaccine task force in Orange County, said it’s key to recognize “that the population in California is not homogenous — there are cultural, ethnic, moral, religious and medical differences between various individuals” and to hone “a public health strategy that thinks through that diversity.”