Clinical

Dr. Linda Eckert, UW Professor of OBGYN and ACOG Liaison on the CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, was interviewed by WBUR for a segment entitled, "Pregnant and confused about omicron: A doctor's advice to expecting parents on COVID-19". Per Dr. Eckert, "...the best way to protect your baby isn't to acquire COVID but is to get the vaccine and pass the protection through your umbilical cord and your breast milk to the baby". Read and listen here.