UT students help administer COVID-19 vaccines

COVID-19 Vaccine

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — A future in the health world became a reality on Wednesday for a handful of nursing students from the University of Tennessee.

Madison Bixler, Camryn Morais, Austin Jones and Brianna Desjardins were part of a vaccine clinic along with Covenant Health.

The students helped administer 400 vaccines to Covenant Health employees in a four-hour window.

UT College of Nursing Dean Victoria Niederhauser said the school is planning to have students help again during another COVID-19 clinic on Friday, Jan. 15.

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