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COVID-19 Vaccine Information for Children

Altru is now offering Pfizer COVID-19 vaccination for children ages 5 – 17 years old. Vaccination appointments are available now.

Schedule vaccinations in Grand Forks by calling the Nurse Advice line at 701.780.6358 or via

For families who live near our regional clinics, please call the clinic closest to you or speak with your child’s primary care provider for details on COVID-19 vaccination for your child.

Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine for Children 6-months-old to 4-years-old

Pfizer has submitted to the FDA for emergency authorization for the COVID-19 vaccine for children 6-months-old to 4-years-old. We require the approval of the CDC and ACIP before we can begin administering the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to this age group. The FDA and CDC will meet about this the week of February 14, 2022. Once all three groups have approved, we will plan to start scheduling vaccinations immediately.

COVID-19 Vaccine Interviews

Altru's Providers are here to answer any questions you may have about the COVID-19 vaccines. To reach a provider, use

Dr. Lori Sondrol

As COVID-19 vaccines become more available in our community, our providers are here to address your concerns. Dr. Lori Sondrol tells us why parents should consider getting teenagers vaccinated. If you have questions about the vaccines, please reach out to the provider you know best.

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