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DOH SARASOTA SETS 2ND PFIZER CLINIC FOR 16 AND 17 YEAR OLDS THIS SATURDAY, MAY 1ST

By G. Steve Huard, Public Information Officer

April 29, 2021

2nd Pfizer Clinic for 16 and 17 Year Olds 

Sarasota – DOH Sarasota and the State of Florida have partnered to host a Pfizer Covid-19 Vaccine Clinic at the Sarasota Square Mall in our second dose vaccination clinic, Saturday, May 1 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for those ages 16 and 17 years old interested in receiving a COVID-19 vaccination, and those that received a Pfizer vaccine elsewhere and are due their second dose.

There will be 500 doses of Pfizer vaccine available to 16- and 17-year old’s that want to receive this high-level protection against COVID-19. No appointment or registration is necessary.

The Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine is approved for all persons’ age 16 and older. It is a two-dose vaccine with a 91% protection rate against COVID-19 illness. A vaccine clinic for the second dose will be held on May 22 at the same location.

In addition to this special Pfizer clinic DOH Sarasota will also be operating a first dose walk-in vaccination clinic, NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY, with Moderna vaccine from our first dose clinic located at Sarasota Square Mall for those 18 years old and older.

A parent or guardian must accompany anyone under 18 years old and everyone receiving a vaccine must present an ID that shows their age and a signed consent form. Blank consent forms are available at both clinics.