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Vaccination Rates for Healthcare Workers Have Doubled

But survey shows lags for those who earn less and have less education

IPR Spring Colloquia: Human Microbiome & Health Inequities

April 6, 2021
Katherine Amato
Join us on April 12 for a talk by anthropologist and IPR associate Katherine Amato on "The Human Microbiome and Health Inequities."

Parents Are More Hesitant to Get Vaccines for Their Kids

March 22, 2021
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The new study by IPR political scientist James Druckman shows young mothers are largely driving the resistance among parents.

Back to School: IPR Researchers Discuss Pandemic’s Impact

March 17, 2021
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As millions of children return to schools, IPR faculty examine key education issues through their work.

COVID-19 Media and Research

April 1, 2021
Stay up-to-date with latest IPR faculty mentions in the news about COVID-19 and other IPR news related to the coronavirus.

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