CMO: T&T in a position to distribute if vaccines arrive in “next couple weeks”

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    CMO Dr Roshan Parasram (File photo credit: Office of the Prime Minister)

    T&T is in a position to store and distribute vaccines if they are received in the next couple weeks, according to the CMO.

    Dr Roshan Parasram, at this morning’s Health Ministry media conference said that the first part of Phase One of vaccine distribution targets health workers and possibly, persons from geriatric homes.

    He notes that work is being done to increase capacity for vaccine storage.

    Meanwhile, Epidemiologist Dr Avery Hinds is responding to concerns that ethnic minority groups made up small percentages of vaccine trials.

    Epidemiologist Dr Avery Hinds