The debate over vaccination isn’t as civil as it once was, and leaves little room for common ground or even discussion. Pro-vaccine advocates often point to science showing safety and effectiveness, but as a noted medical humanities researcher explains, values common among anti-vaccine advocates lead them to reject this science, and both sides need to understand where the disconnect comes from.
- Dr. Bernice Hausman, Prof. and Chair, Dept. of Humanities, Penn State Univ. College of Medicine and author, Anti-Vax: Reframing the Vaccination Controversy