Transforming COVID-19 vaccines into vaccination : Challenges and opportunities for management scientists.

Journal Article (Editorial)

Amid the prolonged COVID-19 pandemic, the miraculous breakthroughs of multiple effective and safe COVID-19 vaccines offer hopeful prospects. Yet, the endgame of the pandemic is not vaccines; it is vaccination. The daunting challenge of vaccinating the world offers ample investigative opportunities for management scientists who are interested in improving the efficiency and equity of vaccine supply chains. In this article, we provide a brief overview of these opportunities through three constituent parts: (1) supply, (2) demand, and (3) matching supply with demand.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Dai, T; Song, J-S

Published Date

  • September 2021

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 24 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 455 - 459

PubMed ID

  • 34132977

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC8206869

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1386-9620

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s10729-021-09563-3


  • eng