Healthcare Triage 6-Part Video Series

In a new Healthcare Triage YouTube series, funded by NIHCM Foundation, Dr. Aaron Carroll explains the history of vaccines and vaccine development–one of the greatest public health achievements of all time–in six short, consumer-friendly videos covering:

  • the timeline of COVID-19 vaccine development and the mRNA vaccine approach
  • the history of anti-vaccine sentiments, vaccine legislation, and societal backlash (Part 1, Part 2) 
  • how vaccines work with the immune system
  • the history of vaccine development (Part 1, Part 2)

Dr. Carroll is a Professor of Pediatrics at Indiana University School of Medicine and the host of the award-winning Healthcare Triage series on YouTube.

Video 1: Who Invented Vaccines? A History of Variolation and Inoculation

Video 2: A Variety of Vaccines: A History of Vaccine Development

Video 3: How Vaccines Work with Your Immune System

Video 4: The History of Vaccine Backlash Part 1

Video 5: The History of Vaccine Backlash Part 2

Video 6: Vaccine Development, COVID-19, and MRNA