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Dr. Wilbur Chen Sheds Light on the Pandemic and the Latest COVID-19 Vaccine Science

Wilbur Chen, MD, MS, FIDSA, FACP, is an adult infectious disease physician-scientist with a specific interest in clinical vaccinology. He is professor of medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM), chief of the Adult Clinical Studies section within the Center for Vaccine Development and Global Health (an organized research center of UMSOM), and director of UMB's Travel Medicine Practice. Chen has served in a pivotal role during the COVID-19 pandemic as a member of Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s COVID-19 task force.
In the latest of Chen’s series of articles for the UMB Academy of Lifelong Learning (ALL) that address COVID-19, he provides valuable information about the pandemic and vaccines including commentary on the Johnson & Johnson/Janssen vaccine.  
Read his and other ALL experts' answers to pandemic-related questions here.