Feature Interviews (00:45) – Jozef Zalot from the National Catholic Bioethics Center explains the ethical concerns around the development of the various COVID-19 vaccines, what the Catholic Church has taught about receiving vaccines with ethical problems, and which of the COVID-19 vaccines Catholics should try to get for themselves.

“Points to Consider on the Use of COVID-19 Vaccines” from National Catholic Bioethics Center

(18:13) vaccine expert Dr. John Grabenstein explains where things currently stand in the COVID-19 vaccine process, including which vaccines are closest to approval, what the data says about how well they work, what the distribution process will be like, and when we can expect a vaccine to be available and who should get it.

Be sure to check out the rest of the interview with Dr. Grabenstein on the Bonus Episode:

Other suggested listening:
Bioethics on Air Ep. 42: Moderna’s COVID-19 Vaccine – Is it Ethical?
Bioethics on Air Ep. 43: Further Ethical Perspectives on COVID-19 Vaccines

Medical Trivia (Answer at 45:31) – The term ‘warp speed’ comes from the Star Trek series of television shows and movies. A Warp Speed of Warp Factor 1 has always meant what speed?  Bonus question, according to creator of Star Trek (and also in many of the episodes and movies) what Warp Factor is equivalent to Infinite Speed – being in all places at the same time?



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