Gilead joins the movement to mandate staff vaccinations against Covid-19. And it looks like the rest of the industry is following
Five days after Pfizer said it would require all US staffers to get vaccinated against Covid-19, another big biopharma player is following suit.
Gilead put out a statement saying it too will mandate vaccinations, setting up an Oct. 1 deadline for employees to get the jab wherever it’s allowed by law and vaccines are in ready supply. Exceptions to the rule will be considered.
For those employees with religious beliefs or medical conditions that prevent them from getting vaccinated, we will offer an appropriate accommodations review process. Where it is not possible or practical to mandate vaccination, the company will strongly recommend that employees get vaccinated.
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