Last Monday 5–12-year olds became eligible for the Pfizer vaccine. There’s been lots of discussion and debate about the benefits of vaccinating our children. But, just how safe is it for our tamariki? And what do we need to know about the new Covid 19 variant, omicron, to stay safe. Ngati Porou immunologist Dr Maia Brewerton joined us this morning to talk about the vaccine for our tamariki.