The Ministry of Health authorizes the emergency use of the “Pfizer-Biontech”...


The Ministry of Health and Community Protection has authorized the emergency use of the COVID-19 vaccine “Pfizer-Biontech” for the age group from 5 to 11 years based on the results of clinical studies and the rigorous evaluation followed by the emergency use authorization and local evaluation that complies with approved regulations and after approval by the US Food and Drug Administration. FDA.

The adoption of the vaccine represents a critical stage that enhances the prevention of this age group, as the results of clinical studies indicated that the vaccine is “safe” and has actually given a “strong” immune response “for children between the ages of 5 and 11 years. This will contribute to accelerating the recovery process in the UAE and protecting society.” And emphasizes the UAE’s proactive approach to support the return to normal life and concern for the health and safety of every member of society.

The Ministry also announced the start of providing the supporting dose for those who received the “Pfizer-Biontech” and “Sputnik” vaccines for chronic diseases and those at risk of complications, with medical evaluation from 18 to 49 years old, and individuals from 18 to 59 years old working in the line. First defense.

Dr. Hussain Abdul Rahman Al Rand, Assistant Undersecretary for the Public Health Sector, confirmed that the UAE’s decision to provide the “Pfizer-Biontech” vaccine for the age group 5 to 11 and to provide the supporting dose comes based on the directives of the wise leadership and its keenness on community health as a priority and always working to harness all possibilities to immunize the community .

He pointed out that the fruitful results achieved by the national campaign for the “Covid-19” vaccine and the high turnout from community members constitute a very important stage in the face of “Covid-19” to cross to recovery until life returns to normal.





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