How a rogue doctor who called the vaccine 'needle rape' was made an Idaho public-health official in its worst COVID crisis yet - 2021-09-15
Pate told Insider that the ideas Cole promotes are "simply not consistent" with the science of public health. "And it's undermining our public health efforts," he said.
He added: "Dr. Cole is already using the cloak of his status as a licensed physician. He is using all of those things to give him an air of legitimacy.
"Now he will have this additional appointment that he can tout, that he is a public health board member."