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Linda Elovitz Marshall was excited to get her COVID-19 shot, and back in the day she was glad to be vaccinated for polio too. That gratitude led her to create the picture book biography The Polio Pioneer: Dr. Jonas Salk and the Polio Vaccine illustrated by Lisa Anchin, a 2020 Sydney Taylor Notable Book.
- Linda Elovitz Marshall's website
- Buy The Polio Pioneer at Bookshop.org
- The Salk Institute
- "Race and the Politics of Polio" in the American Journal of Public Health
- Ritualwell and Central Reform Congregation's COVID blessings
- CDC information on COVID-19 vaccines