- HPA Intern
Advocating on the Front Lines of Legislation
Rekha Lakshmanan and Jason Sabo discuss clear strategies for scientists, advocates, parents, and others who want strong vaccine policies to protect and achieve high immunization coverage rates. As anti-vaccine activism grows elsewhere, advocates and parents can learn from their counterparts in Texas. In turn, the Texas story clearly demonstrates the need for new ideas and fresh perspectives in the ongoing struggle to stop the reemergence of vaccine preventable diseases through misinformation and the attempts to politicize public health.