COVID-19: Vaccines and Therapeutics

Jun 23, 2022
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices today unanimously recommended Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine for children aged 6-11 and adolescents aged 12-17. The FDA last week authorized the vaccine for these ages. If the CDC endorses ACIP’s…
Jun 21, 2022
The CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices on Saturday recommended the Moderna vaccine and the Pfizervaccine for children of certain ages.
Jun 17, 2022
The Food and Drug Administration today authorized Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine for children aged 6 months through 17 years old and Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for children aged 6 months through 4 years old, as recommended this week by its vaccine advisory committee.
Jun 15, 2022
A Food and Drug Administration advisory committee today recommended the agency authorize Moderna’s COVID-19 two-dose vaccine for children aged 6 months through 5 years old and Pfizer’s three-dose COVID-19 vaccine for children aged 6 months through 4 years old
Jun 10, 2022
An initial 10 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine are available for children under age 5 if the Food and Drug Administration authorizes and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines for children in this age group, Assistant Secretary for Preparedness…
Jun 9, 2022
The AHA today published two new posters highlighting the long history of vaccines
Jun 8, 2022
The Food and Drug Administration Friday released an updated checklist to help clinicians screen patients for potential drug interactions before prescribing the Pfizer antiviral pill Paxlovid.
Jun 8, 2022
A Food and Drug Administration advisory committee yesterday recommended the agency authorize emergency use of the Novavax COVID-19 vaccine for adults.
Jun 2, 2022
The COVID-19 virus can be especially dangerous for women during pregnancy. This podcast talks about why pregnant women are more prone to serious infections and what they can do to protect themselves and their babies.