CDC Vaccine Advisers Will Meet To Discuss COVID-19 Vaccine Boosters

By Kelly Lienhard / October 8, 2021 at 4:01 PM
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Friday (Oct. 8) that its vaccine advisory committee will meet in October and November to vote on the use of COVID-19 vaccines for children, and on boosters for individuals who received their primary vaccination with either Moderna’s or Johnson & Johnson’s coronavirus vaccines. CDC’s Advisory Committee for Immunization Practices’ first meeting, scheduled for Oct. 20-21, will address the risk-benefit profile for Moderna and J&J booster shots. The meeting will take place just...

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