Arun Kristian Das

Arun Kristian Das

Senior Digital Content Creator

Arun Kristian Das is a senior digital content creator for 

He joined WNYW/FOX 5 in December 2001 as a newsroom trainee and subsequently served as a news assistant, field producer, newswriter, copy editor, and web producer.

Arun holds an M.S. from Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism and has also worked in newspaper, magazine, and book publishing. 

A slow but enthusiastic runner, Arun has completed dozens of races, including three marathons, and coaches runners of different abilities.

He volunteers with the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, where he serves on the national staff.

Arun grew up in New York City and Rome, Italy. He and his wife, Erin, a clinical social worker, live in Queens with their tortie cat.

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Who is eligible for a COVID booster shot now?

The CDC and the FDA have approved the administration of a COVID-19 vaccine booster shot for millions of Americans. However, you should be aware of some caveats before you sign up for your shot because the guidance doesn't cover everyone.