Scott Gottlieb: US has a chance to prevent a fourth wave

"If we can just buy ourselves another couple of weeks and not really see a take-off of infection anywhere in the country, I think we'll be at the point we'll have enough vaccine in the population... that it's going to be a pretty significant backstop — combined with the warming weather — against a fourth wave," Dr. Scott Gottlieb, member of the boards of Pfizer and biotech company Illumina and former FDA commissioner, told CNBC's "Squawk Box" Monday. "It's a little touch and go over the next few weeks."
Mon, Mar 29 20219:13 AM EDT