Do kids need a COVID-19 vaccine?

November 04, 2021

UIUC News: DTI researcher Rebecca L. Smith, an epidemiologist at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and one of 30 awarded the University of Illinois Presidential Medallion for work on UIUC’s SHIELD testing program, offers this advice about children and COVID-19 vaccines. COVID-19 is now “among the top 10 causes of death for U.S. kids this year,” says Smith.

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