North Carolina: In the News

Learn more about your state's vaccine roll-out, plan and procedures.

Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett praised as key scientist behind COVID-19 vaccine

A Black woman from North Carolina will go down in history for leading the effort to solve the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett, a research fellow and scientific lead at the National Institute of Health, is on the frontlines working with a team of scientists, studying Moderna's vaccine. Read more here.

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Most N.C. nursing home workers are refusing COVID vaccine

The state’s top public health official said Tuesday that most nursing home workers are refusing to take coronavirus vaccines being offered in a state that has now become one of the slowest in the nation to get doses into peoples’ arms. Read more here.

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Where can I get a COVID Vaccine?

Since North Carolina received its first allocation of the vaccine against COVID-19, we have been inundated with queries from readers as to where they can find information on getting vaccinated. Looking for information about where to get vaccinated near you? Check this listing for more information.

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