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LSU Health Sheveport's Center for Emerging Viral Threats will continue administering COVID-19

vaccines this week across Shreveport and Bossier

City at multiple sites in each city.  The CEVT also has scheduled vaccine opportunities for students and staff of participating Caddo and Bossier high schools.  Also there are 1,492 vaccine providers across Louisiana who will have available doses of COVID-19 vaccine this week.

All Louisiana residents ages 16 and older are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

Eligible residents must contact a participating provider to make an appointment. Patients who arrive without an appointment will not be vaccinated.
Patients receiving Moderna or Pfizer vaccines will receive their second dose of the COVID vaccine at the same location they received their first dose. Second-dose appointments should be made during the administration of the first dose. If patients missed their second dose vaccination appointment they should immediately contact the provider of their first dose to schedule a new appointment.


LSUHS vaccinations
2627 Linwood Avenue, Shreveport            
Monday - Friday, May 10-14, from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., open to the public
First and second dose of the Pfizer and Moderna vaccine and Johnson & Johnson

Valencia Recreation Center
hosted by St. Mary AME Church
1800 Viking Drive, Shreveport
Monday, May 10, from 2 p.m.-6 p.m.
Pfizer vaccine

Louisiana State University-Shreveport
1 University Place, Shreveport
Tuesday, May 11, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Pfizer vaccine


Bossier Parish Community College
6220 E Texas St, Bossier City
Tuesday, May 11, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Pfizer vaccine

Margaritaville Casino
777 Margaritaville Way, Bossier City 
Thursday, May 13, from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.
Pfizer vaccine

Chuck Smith brings more than 30 years' broadcast and media experience to Red River Radio. He began his career as a radio news reporter and transitioned to television journalism and newsmagazine production. Chuck studied mass communications at Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia and motion picture / television production at the University of California at Los Angeles. He has also taught writing for television at York Technical College in Rock Hill, South Carolina and video / film production at Centenary College of Louisiana, Shreveport.