This video by the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy at the University of Toronto provides a virtual demonstration on preparing pediatric doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, for health-care providers including physicians, nurses and pharmacists.
Use the video as a step-by-step guide, from receiving the vaccine to preparing syringes and drawing up doses, and find tips to maximize efficiency and effectiveness of vaccine preparation.
Receiving and storage
- Supplies and work-station set up
- Choosing and preparing syringes
- Preparing the normal saline
- Diluting and mixing the vaccine
- Drawing up the doses