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The former White House physician made sexual comments about female colleagues and drank while on call, report finds

Then-President Donald Trump shakes hands with Rear Admiral Dr. Ronny Jackson. SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images Ronny Jackson was the White House physician to Presidents Obama and Trump between 2012 and 2018. A new DOD report obtained by CNN found Jackson made sexual remarks about female coworkers and drank on duty. Jackson has denied drinking on the job and suggested the report was politically motivated. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. The former top White House physi...
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Fauci says he 'would have no hesitancy whatsoever' taking the newly authorized Johnson & Johnson vaccine

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, prepares to receive his first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine at the National Institutes of Health on December 22, 2020 in Bethesda, Maryland. Patrick Semansky-Pool/Getty Images Dr. Anthony Fauci on Saturday urged Americans to trust the FDA-approved Johnson & Johnson vaccine. The J&J vaccine got FDA authorization on Saturday and has an efficacy rate of 66% at preventing COVID-19. "If I would go to a place ...
Tags: Health, Science, US, Trends, United States, Food And Drug Administration, Who, National Institutes of Health, Fda, Pfizer, Vaccine, Johnson, Anthony Fauci, Chuck Todd, Johnson & Johnson, J J


Fauci urges Americans to get vaccinated, not to cherry-pick the brand they receive

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, prepares to receive his first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine at the National Institutes of Health on December 22, 2020 in Bethesda, Maryland. Patrick Semansky-Pool/Getty Images Dr. Anthony Fauci urged Americans to get vaccinated against COVID-19, but not cherry-pick the brand they receive. An FDA advisory committee is set to vote on green-lighting a coronavirus vaccine by Johnson & Johnson on Friday. "Peo...
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Fauci: Vaccinated people shouldn't dine indoors or go to the theater quite yet

Dr. Anthony Fauci directs the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Alex Wong/Getty Images Fauci says even if you're fully vaccinated, indoor dining and theater-going should be off-limits. The number of coronavirus cases in the US remains high. As more people get vaccinated and cases drop, it may become safe to do things indoors with crowds again. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Dr. Anthony Fauci, the US' leading infectious disease expert, is fully ...
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Fauci: There's evidence COVID-19 vaccines don't just protect you - they may stop you spreading the virus to others, too

Felix Kästle/picture alliance via Getty Images Dr. Fauci is touting some of the first evidence that vaccines can help stop the spread of COVID-19. The hunch hinges on 2 new studies, which suggest vaccinated people don't spread the coronavirus well, even if they do get sick. Getting vaccinated, Fauci said, is "not only good for you," it can protect others too. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Dr. Anthony Fauci says there's fresh evidence that a COVID-19 vaccine may n...
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Fauci: There's evidence COVID-19 vaccines don't just protect you - they may stop you from spreading the virus to others, too

Felix Kästle/picture alliance via Getty Images Dr. Fauci is touting some of the first evidence that vaccines can help stop the spread of COVID-19. The hunch hinges on 2 new studies, which suggest vaccinated people don't spread the coronavirus well, even if they do get sick. Getting vaccinated, Fauci said, is "not only good for you," it can protect others too. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Dr. Anthony Fauci says there's fresh evidence that a COVID-19 vaccine may n...
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Biden just purchased 200 million additional doses of coronavirus vaccines - and we now have enough shots to immunize most Americans

President Joe Biden. Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images The Biden administration purchased another 100 million COVID-19 vaccine doses each from Pfizer and Moderna on Thursday. That represents a 50% increase in the US's available vaccine supply, bringing the total to 600 million doses. Biden said his predecessor, former president Donald Trump, "didn't order enough vaccines" while in office. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Days after taking office, President Joe Biden sa...
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Scientists, including Fauci, are facing off over whether to delay 2nd vaccine doses. Here's why the risk of more mutations from delaying shots may ultimately be worth it.

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, prepares to receive his first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine at the National Institutes of Health on December 22, 2020 in Bethesda, Maryland. Patrick Semansky-Pool/Getty Images Experts are split on whether to delay the second dose of COVID-19 vaccines to get more people immunized. Prioritizing first doses means that more vulnerable people get some protection against coronavirus, which could save lives. Th...
Tags: Health, UK, Nbc, Cdc, Israel, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Analysis, South Africa, Healthcare, Who, World Health Organization, Astrazeneca, National Institutes of Health, Pfizer


Crystal structures of nanobodies could aid the design of COVID-19 therapies

Researchers at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, have shown how certain synthetic nanobodies bind to the agent that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) – a development that could help inform the design of therapies.
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Biden to visit Walter Reed in Bethesda, Maryland to visit with wounded service members

President Joe Biden tomorrow afternoon (Friday, January 29th) will travel to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland to visit with wounded service members. [via] President Biden and VP Harris will have an economic briefing with Treasury Sec. — Read the rest
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Fox News pundit Steve HIlton pushed a ridiculous conspiracy theory that Dr. Fauci is behind the coronavirus

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, prepares to receive his first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine at the National Institutes of Health on December 22, 2020 in Bethesda, Maryland. Patrick Semansky-Pool/Getty Images Hilton appeared on the network's primetime news show with Maria Bartiromo on Tuesday evening. He claimed the coronavirus was created by Dr. Anthony Fauci. The baseless conspiracy theory has become popular in Chinese and Russian dis...
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As he faced death threats, Fauci said he once opened an envelope that contained a 'puff of powder' he feared was anthrax or ricin

Former President Donald Trump speaks during a White House press conference in March 2020 while flanked by advisers Drs. Deborah Birx and Anthony Fauci. Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post via Getty Images Dr. Anthony Fauci said he last year opened a letter that was filled with a "puff of powder." While the substance turned out to be benign, he said he feared it was either anthrax or ricin. In a wide-ranging interview with The New York Times, Fauci detailed his experience under Trump. Visit ...
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Fauci said the US's COVID-19 vaccines are powerful enough that they should be able to shoulder new strains of the infection with limited impact on efficacy

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, prepares to receive his first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine at the National Institutes of Health on December 22, 2020 in Bethesda, Maryland. Patrick Semansky-Pool/Getty Images Dr. Anthony Fauci said data shows the COVID-19 vaccines may not be as effective against new coronavirus strains. However, both vaccines from Pfizer and Moderna have proven to be so highly effective that it creates a "cushion effect...
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Fauci says the US could see a 'degree of normality' by fall if 70-85% are vaccinated by end of summer

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, prepares to receive his first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine at the National Institutes of Health on December 22, 2020 in Bethesda, Maryland. Patrick Semansky-Pool/Getty Images Dr. Anthony Fauci on Thursday emphasized the importance of vaccines if the US wants to return to normal. Fauci said most Americans need to be vaccinated by the end of summer for any sense of normality by fall. Over 17.5 million vac...
Tags: Politics, Science, News, Cdc, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, National Institutes of Health, Vaccine, Biden, Donald Trump, Anthony Fauci, Trump, Fauci, Bethesda Maryland


Fauci says the US could see a 'degree of normality' by the fall if 70-85% are vaccinated by the end of summer

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, preparing to receive his first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine at the National Institutes of Health on December 22 in Bethesda, Maryland. Patrick Semansky-Pool/Getty Images Dr. Anthony Fauci on Thursday emphasized vaccines as necessary for a return to normal. Fauci said his "best-case scenario" was for 85% of Americans to be vaccinated by the end of summer.  The CDC says over 17.5 million vaccine doses...
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Fauci says serving in the Trump administration was 'somewhat awkward'

President Donald Trump listens to Dr. Anthony Fauci at a press briefing. AP Photo/Alex Brandon Anthony Fauci told the Harvard Business Review that his experience serving in the Trump administration was "somewhat awkward." "It's not a happy day when you have to get up in front of national TV and contradict something that the President of the United States says," Fauci said. Trump has repeatedly undermined Fauci's assessments and guidance about the coronavirus pandemic.  Visit Business Insid...
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35 unforgettable images that capture Trump's wild and bitter presidency

President Donald Trump in his conference room at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, October 4, 2020. Tia Dufour/The White House via Getty Images President Donald Trump's time in office has been filled with noteworthy and often unexpected moments. From holding a baseball bat in the Blue Room to yelling at a kid mowing the White House lawn, these often impromptu moments have been captured by photographers.  Insider rounded up some of the most memorable and ca...
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How to persuade your vaccine-skeptic friends to get the COVID-19 shot, according to a Nobel prize-winner who studies vaccine hesitancy

Dr. Abhijit Banerjee on November 16, 2012 in New Delhi, India. Banerjee was awarded the Nobel Prize in economics in 2019 along with his wife Esther Duflo and Harvard professor Michael Kremer for their research on how to alleviate poverty, which has revolutionized the field of development economics. Arijit Sen/Hindustan Times via Getty Images Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee has studied what motivates vaccine-hesitant people to change their minds.  He's found that most people don't have "str...
Tags: Science, News, India, US, Trends, Public Health, Harvard, National Institutes of Health, Pfizer, Portsmouth, New Delhi, Anthony Fauci, Pew Research Center, Bethesda Maryland, BANERJEE, Esther Duflo


Answers to your 24 most pressing questions about the coronavirus vaccine, from side effects and costs to when you'll be able to get one

Registered Nurse Stephanie Cal receives the COVID-19 vaccine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Scott Heins/Getty Images Coronavirus vaccines are the main chance the US has to dig itself out of the pandemic, and 10.6 million people have gotten their first shots so far.  People are desperate to get vaccinated so they can protect themselves, see loved ones, and return to normal. The rollout so far has been slow and messier than planned, but US health officials say they're hitting the gas ...
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Fauci says the US could start vaccinating 1 million people per day - double its current rate over the last few days

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, prepares to receive his first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine at the National Institutes of Health on December 22, 2020 in Bethesda, Maryland. Patrick Semansky-Pool/Getty Images After a painfully slow start, US coronavirus vaccinations could speed up soon, Dr. Anthony Fauci told ABC News' Martha Raddatz on Sunday. Fauci said there's no reason why the US can't immunize 1 million people per day right now. Th...
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Fauci says he's 'sure' coronavirus vaccinations will be mandatory in institutions like hospitals and schools

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, prepares to receive his first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine at the National Institutes of Health on December 22, 2020 in Bethesda, Maryland. Patrick Semansky-Pool/Getty Images Institutions like hospitals and possibly schools will mandate that a person receives a COVID-19 vaccination, Dr. Anthony Fauci predicted.  "I would not be surprised, as we get into the full scope of [COVID-19] vaccination, that som...
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Most vaccine skeptics are persuadable and will get the COVID-19 shot, says a Nobel prize-winner who studies vaccine hesitancy

Dr. Abhijit Banerjee on November 16, 2012 in New Delhi, India. Banerjee was awarded the Nobel Prize in economics in 2019 along with his wife Esther Duflo and Harvard professor Michael Kremer for their research on how to alleviate poverty, which has revolutionized the field of development economics. Arijit Sen/Hindustan Times via Getty Images Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee has studied what motivates vaccine-hesitant people to change their minds.  He's found that most people don't have "str...
Tags: Science, News, India, US, Trends, Public Health, Harvard, National Institutes of Health, Pfizer, Portsmouth, New Delhi, Anthony Fauci, Pew Research Center, Bethesda Maryland, BANERJEE, Esther Duflo


Fauci just got his COVID-19 vaccine live on TV, saying he feels 'extreme confidence' in the shot to help 'end this pandemic'

Dr. Anthony Fauci gets his first dose of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine on live television. National Institutes of Health Dr. Anthony Fauci received his first dose of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine on Tuesday. His place of work, the National Institutes of Health, worked with Moderna to produce the shot. President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President Mike Pence have already received their first jabs of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Dr. Anthony Fauc...
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Lockheed Martin is buying rocket engine company Aerojet Rocketdyne for $4.4 billion, boosting its propulsion capabilities amid competition from SpaceX for US contracts

The logo of Lockheed Martin is seen at Euronaval, the world naval defence exhibition in Le Bourget near Paris Reuters Aerospace giant Lockheed Martin said Sunday it had agreed to acquire US rocket engine manufacturer Aerojet Rocketdyne for $4.4 billion. This is Lockheed's biggest acquisition since Jim Taiclet took over as the Bethesda, Maryland-based firm's CEO in June. The deal comes as Lockheed Martin faces increasing competition from companies such as Elon Musk's SpaceX and Jeff Bezos' ...
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Lockheed Martin inks $4.4 billion deal to acquire Aerojet Rocketdyne

The Bethesda, Maryland-based company already uses Aerojet Rocketdyne's propulsion systems in its aeronautics, missiles and fire control...
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33 iconic photos of Trump that will go down in history

President Donald Trump in his conference room at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, October 4, 2020. Tia Dufour/The White House via Getty Images President Donald Trump's time in office has been filled with noteworthy and often unexpected moments. From holding a baseball bat in the Blue Room to yelling at kid mowing the White House lawn, these often impromptu moments have been captured by photographers.  Insider rounded up some of the most memorable and cand...
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31 iconic photos of Trump that will go down in history

President Donald Trump in his conference room at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, October 4, 2020. Tia Dufour/The White House via Getty Images President Donald Trump's time in office has been filled with noteworthy and often unexpected moments. From holding a baseball bat in the Blue Room to yelling at kid mowing the White House lawn, these often impromptu moments have been captured by photographers.  Insider rounded up some of the most memorable and cand...
Tags: Images, Photos, National Weather Service, Politics, Isis, News, Law, Vladimir Putin, Congress, Washington Post, Washington, North Korea, Senate, White House, Germany, Angela Merkel


Doctor who criticized Trump's actions during COVID-19 hospital stay removed from Walter Reed schedule: report

A car with US President Trump drives past supporters in a motorcade outside of Walter Reed Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland on October 4, 2020. ALEX EDELMAN/AFP via Getty Images Dr. James Phillips has been removed from the schedule at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center beginning in January, according to CBS News. Phillips criticized President Donald Trump for his decision to greet supporters while he was being treated for COVID-19 in October. During an October 5 interview on ...
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Reminder — SCOTUSblog and Goldstein & Russell are hiring

SCOTUSblog and Goldstein & Russell, P.C. are seeking to hire a full-time employee to serve as firm manager for Goldstein & Russell, P.C., and deputy manager of SCOTUSblog. The position is based in Bethesda, Maryland, and requires occasional in-person work during the COVID-19 pandemic. The principal responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to: Administrative work for the firm [60%]: Managing finances, including payables, receivables, invoicing, and budgets; Keeping orga...
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Reminder — SCOTUSblog and Goldstein & Russell are hiring

SCOTUSblog and Goldstein & Russell, P.C. are seeking to hire a full-time employee to serve as firm manager for Goldstein & Russell, P.C., and deputy manager of SCOTUSblog. The position is based in Bethesda, Maryland, and requires occasional in-person work during the COVID-19 pandemic. The principal responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to: Administrative work for the firm [60%]: Managing finances, including payables, receivables, invoicing, and budgets; Keeping orga...
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