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Jennifer Girotto

Jennifer Girotto

Jennifer Girotto is an associate clinical professor of pharmacy practice at the University of Connecticut. Her focus areas of practice are on immunizations and pediatric infectious diseases.

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What does full FDA approval of a vaccine do if it’s already authorized for emergency use?

By: - August 15, 2021

Thirty percent of unvaccinated American adults say they’re waiting for the COVID-19 vaccines currently authorized for emergency use to be officially approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. That approval is expected within the next few weeks to months. But what has to happen for the FDA to advance from emergency use authorization, or […]