Article Source: Science Magazine

Global distribution of a covid-19 vaccine using the “Fair Priority Model”

Who will get COVID-19 vaccines first? How will the limited supply of vaccines be distributed to nations that have not been able to develop vaccines on their own? Should vaccines go first to the hardest hit regions, or to those that have handled the pandemic most effectively? The World Health Organization advocates for distributing a vaccine proportionally to a country’s population.

But Ezekiel Emanuel and a team of leading ethicists from around the world say this is a flawed approach. Watch to hear why, plus their alternative solution.