Translated Titles

The Scientific Evidences and Ethical Consideration for Vaccine Allocation




薛復宸(Fu-Chen Hsueh);蔡甫昌(Daniel Fu-Chang Tsai)

Key Words

新冠肺炎疫苗 ; 疫苗分配 ; 民眾參與 ; 科學證據 ; COVID-19 vaccine ; vaccine allocation ; public participation ; scientific evidence



Volume or Term/Year and Month of Publication

26卷4期(2022 / 07 / 25)

Page #

455 - 465

Content Language


Chinese Abstract


English Abstract

When vaccine supply is insufficient in the Covid-19 pandemic, how to allocate vaccine should be based on both scientific evidence and ethical principles. This paper introduces the UK and the US experiences of how scientific evidences were implemented in the national vaccine policies, and compares these with the policies of Taiwan, and then examines the role of public participation in vaccine policies. It is hoped that such analysis will be useful for future Taiwan policy considerations.

Topic Category 醫藥衛生 > 醫藥衛生綜合
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