Dr. Tara Zandvliet – who became well-known as the vaccine exemption doctor of choice in San Diego – will be placed on three years of professional probation for issuing vaccine exemptions that were deemed as grossly negligent by the Medical Board of California.
As a condition of her probation, Zandvliet will not be allowed to write any vaccine exemptions – which had become a significant part of her practice in South Park.
The charges against her are administrative, rather than criminal, in nature. The probation applies to her medical license, which could be revoked if she does not follow the terms of the probation.
Zandvliet is now the second doctor in California to be sanctioned for charges related to improper vaccine exemptions. The first was Dr. Bob Sears, a prominent vaccine skeptic in Orange County.
In accepting the terms of the probation, Zandvliet did not admit to wrongdoing. […]