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Nurse manager Kristen Cherry gives a COVID-19 vaccination to Lindsey Anderson of Byram at the Batson Kids Clinic.

COVID-19 vaccination offers kids extra layer of protection, pediatricians say

Monday, November 15, 2021

Children ages 5 and older can receive doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine at the Batson Kids Clinic located at 421 Stadium Circle by Veterans Memorial Stadium. Parents should make appointments for their children online at umc.edu/healthcare/make-an-appointment or by calling (601) 815-5300 or (888) 815-2005. Read More

Zenus Marshall of Jackson, with mom Shelearria Gaylor beside him, watches as nurse manager Kristen Cherry places a bandage on his arm after COVID-19 vaccination.

UMMC COVID vaccination appointments now available for children 5 to 11

Thursday, November 11, 2021

Children ages 5 and older can receive doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine at the Batson Kids Clinic located at 421 Stadium Circle by Veterans Memorial Stadium. Parents should make appointments for their children online at umc.edu/healthcare/make-an-appointment or by calling (601) 815-5300 or (888) 815-2005. Read More

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