Independent CDC review panel recommends Johnson & Johnson vaccine

Local News

UNITED STATES (WSYR-TV) — An independent CDC panel voted to recommend the Johnson and Johnson single shot COVID-19 vaccine Sunday. This comes after the FDA authorized the vaccine for emergency use Saturday. 

3.9 million doses are ready to hit the road as early as tomorrow and 2.8 million of those will go to state and local jurisdictions. 

The rest will go to pharmacies, communities, and federally qualified health centers.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Live Doppler 9 Map Center

CNY View

CNY View

CNY View

Oswego Area

Oswego Area

Syracuse Area

Syracuse Area