Massachusetts State Universities Will Require COVID Booster Shots For Students, Staff In The SpringIn a joint statement, the colleges said everyone on campus will need to get a booster within 30 days of becoming eligible.
Moderna Says Current Booster Dose Is Effective Against Omicron VariantModerna announced Monday that preliminary data suggests its half-dose booster shot increased antibody levels against Omicron compared with the levels seen when a fully vaccinated person does not receive a booster.
LIST: These Colleges Are Requiring Students And Staff To Get COVID Vaccine Booster ShotsA growing number of colleges in the Boston area are requiring students and staff to get a coronavirus vaccine booster shot for the spring.
Massachusetts Vaccine Numbers Show Millions Opting Out Of Third ShotPfizer announced Wednesday that a third dose of its vaccine will likely protect people from the Omicron variant.
Biden Outlines New Steps To Combat COVID Through Winter MonthsPresident Joe Biden announced a new strategy Thursday aimed at fighting a potential winter surge of Covid-19 without enacting unpopular lockdowns as the pandemic approaches its two-year mark.
FDA Authorizes Moderna, Pfizer COVID Booster Shots For All AdultsThe FDA on Friday authorized Moderna and Pfizer's COVID vaccine booster shots for all adults 18 and older.
COVID Booster Shots Now Available For Anyone 18 Or Older In MassachusettsMassachusetts is opening up COVID booster shots to any fully vaccinated resident age 18 or older, effective immediately.
Pfizer COVID Booster Shot Could Be Available To All Adults By End Of WeekThe Pfizer COVID booster shot could be available to all adults by the end of this week.
Pfizer Expected To Seek Authorization For COVID-19 Vaccine Booster For People 18 And OlderPfizer is expected to seek FDA emergency use authorization for a Covid-19 vaccine booster shot for people 18 and older, making them available to all adults.
Vaccine Booster Sites Open In Brockton And Danvers Next WeekMassachusetts is opening two new sites for eligible residents to get their Pfizer, Moderna, or Johnson & Johnson booster shots.
CDC Advisers Vote To Recommend Booster Doses Of Moderna, Johnson And Johnson VaccinesVaccine advisers to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention voted on Thursday to recommend booster doses of both Moderna's and Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccines.