Vaccine’ Dr. Paul Offit and can be under attack now In the summer of 2008, Sharyl Atkisson did a written report for the CBS Evening Current information. Aktisson indicated Dr. Paul Offit got conflicts of curiosity. Offit is famous for stating that, theoretically, a baby should be able to tolerate 10,000 vaccines. Offit is considered the leading advocate for childhood vaccines in the us, and he wants all spiritual and philosophical exemptions from vaccines outlawed. In her survey, Atkisson pointed out that Offit, the principle of infectious disease at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, occupies a extensive research position sponsored by vaccine maker, Merck, to the tune of $1.5 million.In many instances, those procedures have worked; in this situation they didn’t clearly, Rice said. We need to know why and what mechanisms might be place in place to make sure that this type of horror isn’t repeated over and over. The piece includes comments by Rebecca Milner also, vice president of the International Medical Corps . This content is republished with kind authorization from our close friends at The Kaiser Family Foundation. You can view the complete Kaiser Daily Health Plan Statement, search the archives, or join email delivery of in-depth coverage of health policy developments, debates and discussions.