WBEZ: In Illinois, Vaccinated People Can Go Maskless, Experts Raise Concerns

Dr. Jain spoke with WBEZ discussing the potential changes in mask policies across the state.

“Our concern is not that vaccinated people shouldn’t have to wear masks,” said Dr. Shikha Jain, co-founder of IMPACT. “The challenge is ensuring that people who aren’t wearing masks are indeed vaccinated and then protecting vulnerable people.”

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About Shikha Jain, MD FACP

I am a practicing, board-certified hematology/oncology physician in Chicago. I speak on topics ranging from the impact of social media on healthcare, how physicians can utilize social media, how to write Op-eds in the medical world, gender equity and barriers to career advancement, and topics in GI oncology and immunotherapy. My goal is to explain complicated topics in simple terms. I also enjoy writing and you can find some of my writing on this site. I am a mother to three amazing kids and married to a gastroenterologist. I look forward to connecting with you.

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