Azar celebrates vaccination of NY health worker: 'It's the American people's vaccine'
December 14, 2020
Azar: Coronavirus vaccination experience will look a lot like getting flu shot
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar breaks down the coronavirus vaccine distribution process and timeline.
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar celebrated the first vaccination of a New York health care worker with the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine candidate on Monday, saying it's "the American people's vaccine."
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"We'll have about 20 million doses available to use for vaccination by the end of December. We'll get a total of 50 million people vaccinated by the end of January," Azar told "Varney & Co."
"It’s the American people’s vaccine thanks to the leadership of President Donald Trump, and what matters this week is getting our frontline health care workers protected and getting our most vulnerable senior citizens protected," he continued.