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Navigating This Fragile and Hopeful Moment in the COVID-19 Pandemic

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Registered Nurse Lynette Ancheta speaks with San Jose resident Cornelia Arzaga, 76, after she received her first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at Levi’s Stadium on Feb. 9, 2021. (Beth LaBerge/KQED)

On Monday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released new guidelines for fully vaccinated people. New, confirmed cases of COVID-19 are down in California. We have three vaccines in the U.S. This is all good news.

But the virus and its variants are still among us, and a vast segment of the population is still waiting their turn for the vaccine. So how should we navigate this in-between period without sabotaging the progress we’ve made? 

Guest: Dr. Yvonne Maldonado, professor of global health and infectious diseases at Stanford University School of Medicine

Episode transcript here

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