Dr. Jeffrey Kopin: What’s next for COVID-19 booster shots?

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SOUTHFIELD, MI – AUGUST 24: A patient receives his booster dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine during an Oakland County Health Department vaccination clinic at the Southfield Pavilion on August 24, 2021 in Southfield, Michigan. Oakland County is the second county in Michigan to reach the state’s goal of vaccinating 70% of its population. (Photo by Emily Elconin/Getty Images)

Dr. Jeffrey Kopin, Chief Medical Officer for Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital, joins Anna to talk about treating mostly unvaccinated patients, the effectiveness of booster shots for the older and more vulnerable population, Johnson & Johnson’s booster shot showing a robust immune response, and Pfizer saying their COVID-19 vaccine is effective for kids under 12.

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