Covid-19 and the Investigator Pipeline

New England Journal of Medicine
July 1, 2021 Vol. 385 No. 1


Covid-19 and the Investigator Pipeline
Katrina Armstrong, M.D., M.S.C.E.
… Emerging infectious diseases and other health threats will continue to pose a danger to the United States and the global community. It’s time to leverage vaccine-development efforts to take on another important Covid-related challenge: stabilizing the investigator pipeline. As recent months have shown, the scientific pipeline is both in jeopardy and central to our ability to address emerging health threats.