Dozens of experts are on the sidelines. Some say their work is done; others say they could have done more.
The move by the governor stunned some members of the panel’s allocation subcommittee.
News about expanding the vaccine came the same day Connecticut’s daily positivity rate jumped to 10.7%, the highest since spring.
Longstanding health disparities have amplified during the pandemic, creating ‘heightened levels of mistrust.’
The elderly, people of color and those with underlying conditions could receive priority for a COVID-19 vaccine.
The new group, representing broad swath of interests, will help determine who first gets the vaccine.
The state has until Oct. 16 to submit a vaccine distribution plan to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.