Julia Wu, ScD, lead researcher and epidemiologist, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health’s Human Immunomics Initiative, Boston.
Jacqueline Parchem, MD, maternal-fetal medicine specialist, McGovern Medical School, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston.
Christa Carrig, registered nurse; labor and delivery nurse, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston.
Andrea Edlow, MD, lead researcher and a maternal-fetal medicine specialist, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston.
CDC COVID Data Tracker: “Data on COVID-19 during pregnancy: severity of maternal illness.”
CDC: “V-safe COVID-19 Vaccine Pregnancy Registry,” “Information about COVID-19 Vaccines for People who Are Pregnant or Breastfeeding.”
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists: “Vaccinating Pregnant and Lactating Patients Against COVID-19.”
The Hill: “Vaccine research must include pregnant women during COVID and beyond.”
Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine: “SMFM: Provider Considerations for Engaging in COVID-19 Vaccine Counseling with Pregnant and Lactating Patients 4.1.2021 (last published 3.3.21).”
News release, Massachusetts General Hospital: “Pregnant and lactating women show robust immune response to COVID vaccines, pass antibodies to newborns.”
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology: “Cord Blood Antibodies following Maternal COVID-19 Vaccination During Pregnancy,” “COVID-19 vaccine response in pregnant and lactating women: a cohort study.”
European Journal of Epidemiology: “COVID-19 vaccine acceptance among pregnant women and mothers of young children: results of a survey in 16 countries.”
News release, Pfizer: “Pfizer and BioNTech commence global clinical trial to evaluate covid-19 vaccine in pregnant women.”