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COVID-19 Vaccines

Vaccines will help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and bring this pandemic to an end. As Americans get vaccinated over the next few months, it is important to continue to follow public health safety measures. Wear a mask, wash your hands, and watch your distance to protect yourself, your loved ones, and your community.

Scientists analyzing COVID virus in the lab.

FDA-Authorized COVID-19 Vaccines

FDA has granted two emergency use authorizations for a COVID-19 vaccine following rigorous scientific processes to ensure its safety and effectiveness.

Nurse administering the COVID-19 vaccine into the arm of an elderly patient.

Vaccine Information for You and Your Family

The safety of COVID-19 vaccines is a top priority and there are many reasons to get vaccinated.

Medic injecting vaccine.

COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

Shipments of FDA-authorized safe and effective COVID-19 vaccines are arriving at sites across America. Vaccinations began on December 14, 2020.

COVID-19 vaccine vials being manufactured and prepared for shipment.

Operation Warp Speed

The federal government has been working to make safe and effective COVID-19 vaccines available as soon as possible.


Content created by Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs (ASPA)
Content last reviewed on December 18, 2020