COVID-19 Vaccine: Expert Q&A

The COVID-19 vaccines are here. How were the vaccines developed so quickly? How safe are they, and what are their side effects? UChicago Medicine experts Dr. Monica Peek and Dr. Stephen Weber answered audience questions in this Q&A.

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Monica Peek, MD, MPH

Monica Peek, MD

Monica Peek, MD, MPH, specializes in general internal medicine and preventive health for adults. 

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Stephen Weber, MD

Stephen Weber, MD

Stephen Weber, MD, has expertise in the management of a wide variety of infections. He serves as Chief Medical Officer and vice president for Clinical Effectiveness at UChicago Medicine.

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