Family Support Group: Tourette Syndrome and the COVID Vaccine

The development of multiple COVID vaccines brings hope in the face of the difficult and challenging COVID pandemic. However, it also brings questions. Many people have concerns about the safety of the vaccines and their impact on people with TS, ADHD, OCD and other underlying conditions.

Led by Dr. Michael Rubenstein, this session provides an opportunity to have your questions answered. Dr. Rubenstein will provide an overview on tics and the vaccines and will answer questions related to this as well as other concerns you have about your child’s TS and associated disorders.

Bring your questions and get ready to Ask the Doc!

Dr. Rubenstein is an Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology at the University of Pennsylvania and is on staff at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. He specializes in Tourette Syndrome and has worked with the TS community for over 25 years.