Registration open for COVID vaccine clinic in Dayton Saturday

Credit: DaytonDailyNews

Credit: DaytonDailyNews

Public Health - Dayton & Montgomery County has opened registration for more than 3,000 coronavirus vaccine appointments in Dayton Saturday.

The Pfizer vaccine will be administered at the Dayton Convention Center, 22 E. Fifth St.

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The clinic is from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and is open to anyone ages 18 and older. The vaccine is available at no cost.

To register, visit gettheshot.coronavirus.ohio.gov or call 1-833-4-ASK ODH (1-833-427-5634); or visit Public Health’s website at www.phdmc.org or call 937-225-6217.

Parking is available at the Dayton Transportation Center, 111 E. Fifth St.

Originally, the Johnson & Johnson vaccine was to be administered but it was changed to the Pfizer vaccine because there is a temporary halt to the J&J vaccine due to rare blood clots reported in six people in the U.S. after they received the vaccine.

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