As kids head back inside classrooms today, only students aged 12 and up, meaning 6th graders, are allowed to get the Pfizer vaccine. “It would make 8 million American children eligible overnight to drop the age to 10. I don’t think it needs that much more study when you weigh the benefits against the risk,” said Andrew Noymer, a UC Irvine epidemiologist [and associate professor of population health and disease prevention].
Hundreds of thousands of kids in L.A. head back to school
KNX 1070, Aug. 16, 2021
August 16, 2021