Prepared by Rabbis Suzanne Brody and Susan Grossman

Please note that this is not an official responsum of the CJLS.

Despite early claims that children did not become ill from COVID-19, as of May 20, 2020, the Centers for Disease Control have announced that some children who had the virus that causes COVID-19, or had been around someone with COVID-19, developed a serious, occasionally deadly, condition known as Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C).Read the rest