Confessions: I was paid by Big Pharma to post anti-vaccine comments on the Internet
It all started with a scientific paper. That’s right, a simple, scientific paper. It was entitled “Economic Evaluation of the Routine Childhood Immunization Program in the United States, 2009” and was published in the journal Pediatrics. It sounds pretty dull, but to my supervisors at Merck, it set off alarm bells like you wouldn't believe.