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Watch: QC COVID Coalition update and youth vaccine discussion

In addition to the weekly update, the QC COVID Coalition spoke with local pediatricians on the subject of youth vaccination.
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The QC COVID Coalition spent their Thursday, May 13 meeting hosting a discussing with are medical professionals Dr. Louis Katz, medical director at the Scott County Health Department, Dr. Swetha Kandula, a pediatrician from Community Health Care, Inc., and Dr. Gautaum Kukreja, a pediatrician from Genesis Health System.

The doctors relayed information regarding the recent authorization of COVID-19 vaccine use on teenagers, and strongly encouraged members of the public to get their kids vaccinated if they fall into the currently approved age category.