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Maryland Resumes Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccinations After CDC, FDA Lift Pause

April 26, 2021

Maryland has begun to administer the Johnson & Johnson vaccine again after the Food & Drug Administration, along with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, lifted the pause on the one-shot covid-19 vaccine on Friday. Maryland has administered 180,507 of the single dose shots so far including 29 shots in the past 24 hours, according to state health department data. “Both agencies have full confidence that this vaccine’s known and potential benefits outweigh its known and potential risks,” said Dr. Janet Woodcock, acting FDA commissioner.

Article Source: WJZ-TV

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