Pfizer CEO: Elementary school kids likely to get okay for shot by year’s end

Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla tells Reuters he expects teens under 16 will be able to get vaccinated with the company’s shot in the fall, and that elementary school kids will become eligible by year’s end.

Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla speaks at a Pfizer manufacturing site, February 19, 2021, in Portage, Michigan. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

The company is currently holding clinical trials for the 12-16 age group.