Ages 18-49, vaccinated according to Pfizer’s introduction plan… Reservation from mid-August :: Empathy Media News Agency ::

According to Pfizer’s introduction plan, the 50s vaccination schedule overlapped
It’s not just Pfizer… Diverse supply according to supply and demand

[광주=뉴시스] Reporter Ryu Hyeong-geun = Elementary school teachers and others are vaccinated against Pfizer at the ‘Seo-gu Corona 19 Vaccination Center’ installed at the Bitgoeul Gymnasium in Seo-gu, Gwangju, on the afternoon of the 13th. 2021.07.13. [email protected]
[서울=뉴시스] Reporter Jeong Seong-won = 18-49 year olds are expected to be vaccinated from mid-August this year after making a reservation for the COVID-19 vaccination. It will proceed according to the Pfizer vaccine introduction plan, but it is expected that various vaccines will be available depending on the vaccine supply and demand schedule.

Jung-ik Hong, head of the vaccination management team of the Corona 19 Vaccination Response Promotion Team (promotional team) said at a regular briefing on the afternoon of the 16th, “Vaccinations will be conducted for 18-49 year olds in mid-August. Vaccinations will be conducted focusing on Pfizer vaccine. said

According to the promotion group, a total of 35 million doses are expected to arrive by the end of next month, including 34 million doses of AstraZeneca, Pfizer, and Moderna vaccines individually contracted by the government.

Among them, the Moderna vaccine is mainly used for the first vaccination in their 50s, which runs from the 26th of this month to the end of August. According to the inoculation plan of the promotion group, the moderna vaccine will be vaccinated from the 26th to the 25th of August for 55-59 years old, and the 16th to 25th August for 50-54 years old.

In addition to Moderna, the Pfizer vaccine is expected to enter Korea in July and August. According to the Pfizer vaccine introduction plan, authorities say that from mid-August, 18-49 year-olds can receive the vaccine after prior reservation. However, the available vaccines may vary depending on the vaccine supply and demand situation.

Team leader Hong said, “It is not always Pfizer, and the vaccine can be supplied in various ways depending on the supply and demand situation. According to the vaccine introduction plan, we plan to proceed overlappingly.”

Previously, from April 1 to the end of June, while the Pfizer vaccine was being administered to the elderly aged 75 and over, the AstraZeneca vaccine was pre-ordered for those aged 60 to 74.

The promotion group plans to announce the details of vaccinations for those aged 18 to 49 in the vaccination plan in August.

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