Week of 11.03.21-11.05.21
Fast-moving developments in the U.S. COVID-19 vaccine strategy – including recommendations around vaccines for children ages 5 to 11 and booster doses for some adults – have many Americans looking for help to sort out the latest guidance. Common questions include: What are the possible side effects or risks to younger children? Who is eligible for a booster shot and is it necessary? Can you get a different booster from your original vaccine series? There are also still about 63 million individuals in the US who are unvaccinated and need to be reached.
AAMC spokespeople and local experts include
Janis Orlowski, MD, MACP
Eneida Roldan, MD, MPH, MBA
Florida International University (FIU) HealthCare Network
Ricardo Correa, MD
University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix
Zanthia Wiley, MD
Emory University Hospital Midtown
Michelle Barron, MD
UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital
Atul Grover, MD, PhD
Rosha McCoy, MD
Ross McKinney, Jr., MD
Follow the CDC’s COVID-19 Data Tracker for the latest data and information on vaccination administration.
New Cases Reported
Total Cases Reported
Percent of Total Population with at Least One Dose
Total Doses Administered
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