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IU Health workers planning protest against employer vaccine mandate

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Starting Sept. 1, IU Health employees are required to be fully vaccinated from COVID-19 or face termination, according to a report by FOX 59. That's unless they're approved for a deferral or exemption. Shortly after employees received the email on June 1, IU Health employee Traci...
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Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine trial for children 11 and under generates massive interest

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - Parents have been signing up for the COVID vaccine trial since it was announced that children younger than 11 are eligible. Norton Children’s Research Institute, affiliated with the University of Louisville School of Medicine, announced on June 2 that it will participate in a phase 2/3 clinical trial for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, aimed at healthy children. The study is aiming to test the safety, tolerability, and immune response in participants aged six months old to 11 years old. It is one of only 100 participating sites worldwide and the only one in Louisville.
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Two COVID-19 vaccination clinics are scheduled in the Southern Indiana area this week for one day in Sellersburg and two days in Corydon. Ivy Tech Community College will offer a walk-in COVID-19 vaccination clinic Thursday, June 10 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at its Sellersburg campus, 8204 Highway 311. All 19 Ivy Tech campuses throughout the state will host clinic sites and vaccines will be offered on a first-come, first-serve basis as supply is limited.
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YMCA to offer drop-in child care for parents getting COVID-19 vaccine

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - COVID restrictions are set to be lifted in Kentucky while health care leaders are still stressing the importance of vaccinations. In Louisville, and across the country, at least one local organization is helping make vaccinations a little more possible. During the city’s Month of Action, the...