Covering Coronavirus: The Race for a COVID-19 Vaccine

    September 16, 2020 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

    This free webinar, presented by USC Annenberg Center for Health Journalism, looks at where we stand in the race for a COVID-19 vaccine, takes a deeper look at how these vaccines actually work, and discusses key challenges and storylines to track as we enter a critical phase in the race for a vaccine against the coronavirus.


    Umair Irfan covers climate change, energy, and the environment for Vox.

    Dan Vergano is a science reporter at the Washington D.C. bureau of BuzzFeed News, where he reports on science and politics. He was previously a science reporter at USA TODAY and National Geographic.

    This webinar is made possible by the Commonwealth Fund and the National Institute for Health Care Management.