Pediatricians in Kentucky are sounding the alarm on rising COVID-19 cases in children, saying infections are reaching critical levels and pushing local hospitals close to their limits. NBC News’ Cal Perry speaks to Kentucky Children’s Hospital Physician-in-Chief, Dr. Scottie Day, about how hospitals are coping with an influx of COVID-19 patients and the long-term mental… Read More
From UKNow, experts from Kentucky Children’s Hospital discuss the increase in COVID infections in children as well the potential for severe complications. Read the interview.
In a media event today, it was announced UK has been selected as a site for KidCOVE, a national research study to ensure a safe and effective vaccine that protects children ages 6 months through 11 years from getting sick with COVID-19. Using the Moderna vaccine currently authorized for adults, this pediatric research study will… Read More