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What is the single most important question about COVID-19 you think needs to be answered? Submit it for a special Idaho Matters Doctors Roundtable in English and Spanish.

Idaho Doctor Hopeful But Cautious About COVID-19 Vaccine Protecting Against Variants

A hand holds a vial of the COVID-19 vaccine between the thumb and index finger. Other vials with red caps can be seen beneath it in a bin.
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The Biden Administration is pushing to find the source of the COVID-19 pandemic, while a variant that was first traced to India poses potential challenges to vaccine strategies.

Idaho Matters cover these topics — and gets answers to your questions — with Dr. David Pate, former St. Luke's Health System CEO and current member of Gov. Brad Little's coronavirus task force.

Samantha Wright is a news reporter and producer for Idaho Matters.
Tom Michael is General Manager of Boise State Public Radio and responsible for its management and leadership. His most recent focus is on digital transformation, long-term financial stability and a more inclusive workplace. When he wants a break from the news, he enjoys running in the Boise foothills.