COVID-19 and the Vaccine for Pregnant and Breastfeeding Women

Episode Summary

Dr. John Horton, Assistant Professor at Emory University School of Medicine in the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics and Division Director for the Emory General Obstetrics and Gynecology Division, joins host Dr. Gavin Harris to discuss COVID-19 clinical illness and vaccines in pregnant and breastfeeding women in this recording of our COVID-19 ECHO session from March 25, 2021. Topics discussed include: risks of COVID-19 to pregnant mothers, the safety of the vaccines for pregnant and breastfeeding mothers and those considering getting pregnant, and how to address vaccine hesitancy. RESOURCES Access the full resources from this session, including the agenda, speaker bios, and Q&A report on the Emory SCDP ECHO website: Access the CDC's latest data on the COVID-19 vaccine monitoring and safety:

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