Little Atoms Road Trip 24 – Paul Offit

Posted on October 20, 2012 by

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On the journey from Washington DC to New York City, Neil stopped in at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia to chat with Paul Offit. Paul Offit MD is the Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases and the Director of the Vaccine Education Center at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. A pediatrician specializing in infectious diseases and an expert on vaccines, immunology, and virology . He is the co-inventor of a rotavirus vaccine that has been credited with saving hundreds of lives every day. He has been a member of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices and was a Founding Board Member of the Autism Science Foundation. Paul Offit is the author of Deadly Choices: How the Anti-Vaccine Movement Threatens us All.

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