Is the Flu vaccine effective? With guests Dr. Tom Jefferson, Suzanne Schrock, and Joyce Gingrich.
Dr. Tom Jefferson, MD, is a former primary care physician from the UK who is now a leading investigator for Infectious Disease research at the Cochrane Database Group in Rome, Italy. He is the editor of the Cochrane Acute Respiratory Infections Group, and the Coordinator of the Cochrane Vaccines Field, which reviews existing peer-reviewed vaccine research and determines the accuracy and validity of scientific methodology used and the claims being made. Dr. Jefferson is also member of the editorial board of the journal Vaccine, is Director of Health Review Ltd, and is a member of the World Association of Medical Editors. He is also a peer reviewer for the British Medical Journal, the Lancet, the New England Journal of Medicine, and other medical publications.
Over the years Dr. Jefferson has become recognized as one of the world’s foremost independent investigators into the efficacy of the influenza vaccine and critics of its usefulness by government health agencies and vaccine corporations.