COVID-19 Vaccines for Children

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Artist rendering depicts repeating images of a COVID-19 molecule, illustrated in different sizes and colors. © AMNH
Children ages 5-11 are now eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine.

What should families know about the safety and efficacy of the COVID-19 vaccine for kids? 

Join Dr. Sallie Permar, chair of the Department of Pediatrics, and Dr. Jay K. Varma, professor in the Department of Population Health Sciences at Weill Cornell Medicine to hear about the science and public health policies behind the development of vaccines for children and the authorization of the COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5-11.

Directed towards parents and caregivers, this online talk is a unique opportunity for audience members to ask questions live and directly from the experts on COVID vaccines and kids. 

How to Watch

Please RSVP for this free program, and the link to view will be included in your confirmation email. This program will be presented on Zoom. Please install Zoom in advance to ensure you don’t miss any of the program. You can download Zoom by clicking here or by downloading for your mobile device or tablet from the App Store or Google Play.


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