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Pfizer Vaccine Now Available For Ages 12-15

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has authorized the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for ages 12 to 15 under an emergency use authorization (EUA).

UNC Health to Resume Distributing Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccines

Our experts strongly recommend that patients receive any one of the COVID-19 vaccines.

Why It’s Important to Continue Using the Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

Patients should feel comfortable, says UNC Health’s Dr. David Wohl.

UNC Health Statement on Johnson & Johnson Pause

UNC Health is monitoring CDC and FDA recommendations to pause use of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine

Governor Roy Cooper Announces All Adults Eligible for Vaccines April 7

Second phase of Group 4 will be eligible March 31.

Governor Roy Cooper Announces Group 4 Eligibility for COVID-19 Vaccines

High-risk individuals and those in certain group living situations in Group 4 will be eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine beginning March 17.

CDC Issues Guidance for People Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19

New recommendations outline what it’s safe to do.

Governor Roy Cooper Announces Group 3 Eligibility for COVID-19 Vaccines

All in-person frontline essential workers in Group 3 will be eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine beginning March 3, according to Governor Roy Cooper.

FDA Approves Johnson & Johnson Vaccine for Emergency Use

Having another safe vaccine is expected to increase vaccination rates.

Pfizer Begins Clinical Trial in Pregnant Women

Trials for younger children expected to begin this year.

Governor Roy Cooper Announces Prioritization of Teachers within Group Three Starting Feb. 24

Other frontline workers to follow as Phase 3 expands.

On the Brink of 10,000 COVID Deaths, UNC Expert Looks Toward April for Improvement

UNC Health’s Dr. Wohl discusses the epidemic with CBS 17.

Featured on WRAL: Now Vaccinating Ages 75 and Up

Live footage from WRAL of vaccine delivery at UNC’s Friday Center.

Rolling Out Vaccines to Patients 75 and Older

The UNC Friday Center began Phase 1b distribution to adults 75 years and older in January 2021.

Chatham Hospital Begins COVID-19 Vaccination

“I hope the rest of the community will follow and get vaccinated when it becomes available,” said Dr. Jesús Ruiz.

Pardee UNC Health Care Begins COVID-19 Vaccination

Pardee UNC Health Care joined a select group of hospitals in the state and country as it began its COVID-19 vaccination process.

Wayne UNC Health Care Begins COVID-19 Vaccination

Wayne UNC Health Care “rejoices” in the arrival of the COVID-19 vaccine.

UNC REX Begins COVID-19 Vaccination

On Dec. 17, frontline co-workers received the first round of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccinations at UNC REX.

UNC Health Southeastern Begins COVID-19 Vaccination

Frontline healthcare workers began receiving vaccines on Dec. 17, 2020.

UNC Health Administers First COVID-19 Vaccines

Loc Culp, MICU Clinical Manager, receives the first COVID-19 vaccine at UNC Medical Center in Chapel Hill on Dec. 15.

UNC Health Begins COVID-19 Vaccination at Hillsborough Campus

“This is a new day and hopefully the beginning of the end of COVID-19,” said Dr. Wohl.

UNC Health Town Hall, Q&A on COVID-19 Vaccine

UNC Health hosted a Dec. 10 town hall meeting to discuss the latest information on COVID-19 vaccines and answer questions.

COVID-19 Vaccine Update on Distribution Efforts

A Dec. 3, 2020 message from UNC Health CEO Dr. Wesley Burks and Associate Chief Medical Officer Dr. David Weber on what we know about COVID-19 vaccines and the organization’s distribution planning efforts.

COVID-19 Vaccine Q&A with UNC Health Experts

Dr. Cynthia Gay, MPH, UNC School of Medicine Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, answers frequently asked questions about COVID-19 vaccines.