Additional vaccine doeses available for immunocompromised
A third dose of Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines is authorized for certain immunocompromised individuals, including those undergoing active cancer treatment. Eligible MD Anderson patients can sign into MyChart to schedule an appointment. Appointments for employees and community members who are eligible for a third dose of the vaccine are available by selecting the link below.
FDA authorization of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine
The FDA has fully authorized the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine, which now is marketed as Comirnaty. MD Anderson is awaiting information from the CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) on recommendations for providing booster doses to individuals previously vaccinated with an mRNA vaccine. Details will be provided on this website when available.
As part of our commitment to the communities we serve, MD Anderson is providing safe and effective COVID-19 vaccinations to the Houston community. You do not need to be a cancer patient or caregiver to be vaccinated at MD Anderson. Everyone age 12 and older is eligible to receive a vaccine.
Schedule your vaccine appointment
Click here to self-schedule a vaccine appointment at MD Anderson. If you have trouble with the link, type this URL directly into your internet browser: https://covidvaccine.mdanderson.org/VaccineSchedule.
Vaccine appointments are available based on the vaccine supply we receive from the state and are held at an MD Anderson location.
You will receive detailed directions after you schedule your appointment. Free parking is available and public transportation (METRO / METRORail) may be available nearby. Walk-in appointments are not available.
For individuals age 12-17, the FDA has authorized only Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine at this time. Minors require a parent or adult guardian to accompany them to their vaccine appointment. If a parent or legal guardian is unable to accompany the minor, the minor must be accompanied by an adult and bring a consent form signed by their parent or adult guardian with them to their vaccination appointment. Download the consent form for minors for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine in English or Spanish.
Children under 12 are not authorized to receive COVID-19 vaccines at this time.
MD Anderson patients: If you have received medical care from an MD Anderson doctor and have a medical record number, you should check MyChart for information about self-scheduling a vaccination appointment or contact your care team if you would like to get the vaccine at MD Anderson.
To see other locations where COVID-19 vaccinations are available, check the Texas Public Health Vaccine Scheduler.
Due to our response to COVID-19, all blood donations at MD Anderson
Blood Donor Center locations are being held by appointment only.