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Dr. Scott Gottlieb says eligibility should be expanded

How CFOs feel about 2021 hiring, spending with vaccine on the way

The U.S. should expand coronavirus vaccine eligibility in order to ensure more Americans receive shots in the coming weeks, Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC on Monday. “Right now, every shot in an arm is a win,” Gottlieb said on “Squawk Box.” The U.S. fell far short of its year-end 2020 …

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Dr. Scott Gottlieb expects shortages to last through next week

Dr. Scott Gottlieb expects shortages to last through next week

Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC on Friday he expects a shortage of Covid-19 vaccine doses to continue past next week, even if the Food and Drug Administration issues emergency use authorization for Moderna’s vaccine. “I’ve talked to hospitals. They’re vaccinating far fewer health-care providers than what they could be because they …

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Scott Gottlieb says states may struggle with logistics

Scott Gottlieb says states may struggle with logistics

Dr. Scott Gottlieb expressed concerns Wednesday about the smooth administration of Covid-19 vaccines next year, when shots become available for Americans who are not health-care workers or residents of long-term care facilities. The former Food and Drug Administration commissioner pointed to the challenges that have been reportedly experienced around administering antibody …

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U.S. declined Pfizer offer for more doses, says Scott Gottlieb

Why Pfizer's Covid vaccine has been authorized in the U.K. but not the U.S. yet

Dr. Scott Gottlieb, a member of Pfizer’s board, told CNBC on Tuesday the company’s offers to provide the U.S. additional doses of its coronavirus vaccine in 2021 was declined by the Trump administration. The government in July agreed to a deal with Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech for 100 million doses …

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Biden Covid advisor ‘relieved’ about Dr. Scott Atlas resignation

Biden Covid advisor 'relieved' about Dr. Scott Atlas resignation

President-elect Joe Biden’s Covid advisory board member Dr. Celine Gounder told CNBC that she is “relieved” upon hearing news that President Donald Trump’s special advisor on the coronavirus pandemic, Dr. Scott Atlas, formally resigned from his post. “I am relieved that in the future that people who are qualified, people …

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