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Fact Check: Comparing Pfizer Vaccine Approval to Cigarettes, Alcohol is Wrong

August 27, 2021

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an Aug. 27 USA Today article about the FDA approval of the Pfizer vaccine, and the major differences between FDA approvals for alcohol and tobacco.

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