WATCH: UAB professor addresses COVID-19 vaccine safety, efficacy


BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — The University of Alabama Birmingham hosted an update on the COVID-19 pandemic.

Dr. Suzanne Judd, a professor at UAB’s School of Public Health, will be discussing recent data that reinforces the safety and efficacy of COVID-19 vaccines and more.

As of May 19, the Alabama Department of Public Health reports 415,932 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 8,703 people have lost their lives since the beginning of the pandemic in Alabama.

The full update can be watched in the video player above.

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