Alberta Announces Accelerated COVID-19 Second Dose Vaccine Eligibility

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Alberta Announces Accelerated COVID-19 Second Dose Vaccine Eligibility

In Edmonton, Alberta Premier Jason Kenney provides an update on the province’s response to the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. He is joined by Tyler Shandro, Alberta’s minister of health, and Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta’s chief medical officer of health. In his remarks, Premier Kenney announces that Albertans who received their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine in April are now eligible to book their second dose. The expanded eligibility comes four days ahead of its original schedule. (June 10, 2021) (no interpretation)