Dr. Samuel Katz is the last surviving member of the three-person team that created the measles vaccination. He explains in a recent piece how fear of the vaccine developed, and why those fears are unfounded.

Katz is chairman emeritus of pediatrics at Duke Children’s Hospital in Durham, N.C. (Full bio)

Dr. Katz has availability for phone, radio and TV interviews throughout the week of Feb. 9-13. Our on-site studio has a direct fiber link to Microspace Communications Corporation (Raleigh, NC) for uplinking to C- and KU- band satellite, as well as VYVX fiberoptic, LTN, and The Switch for television.