UF Health pediatrician offers COVID-19 vaccine advice for parents

In May, the FDA and CDC authorized the use of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for children 12 to 15 years old. Vaccine eligibility is expected to be expanded to even younger children in coming months.

To answer questions from parents on COVID-19 vaccinations and the continuing need to be vigilant in protecting children, UF Health interviewed researcher and pediatrician Sonja A. Rasmussen, M.D., a professor in the departments of pediatrics and epidemiology in the UF College of Medicine and the UF College of Public Health and Health Professions.

Learn more in this UF Health news story.