Dr. Jeffrey Kopin: When will your child be able to get vaccinated?


LOUISVILLE, KY – APRIL 26: A child watches as a nurse administers a shot of COVID-19 vaccine during a pop-up vaccination event at Lynn Family Stadium on April 26, 2021 in Louisville, Kentucky. Wild Health, a speciality healthcare provider, in conjunction with Louisville City Football Club offered free admission to the evenings soccer game with proof of vaccine administration from the pop-up site. (Photo by Jon Cherry/Getty Images)

Dr. Jeffrey Kopin, Chief Medical Officer for Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital, joins Anna to talk about Pfizer asking the F.D.A. to authorize its COVID-19 vaccine for children 5 to 11, the White House spending an additional $1 billion on rapid at-home COVID tests, and what we know about the safety for gathering with family over the holidays.

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