Stephen Thomas, MD, is the director of Upstate's Institute for Global Health and Translational Science and specializes in infectious disease.
Is herd immunity to COVID-19 possible?
Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, reaching "herd immunity" was discussed as a strategy to protect public health. Upstate infectious disease specialist Stephen Thomas, MD, explains what it would take to achieve herd immunity and whether it might be possible. Thomas is the director of Upstate's Institute for Global Health and Translational Science.