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Rob Handfield Finds Lack of Coordination in National Vaccine Distribution

Rob Handfield, professor of operations and supply chain management, found flaws in the logistics, nonuniform tracking and coordination of the COVID-19 vaccines in the U.S.

“There’s a lack of integration between the allocation of the doses, the scheduling of the patients and the location of the vaccinations,” said Handfield.

“It’s more difficult to roll out, and especially to rural areas [and] tropical areas.”

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