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Webinar: COVID-19 Vaccination Rollout For Young Children

11 January @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

Learn all about Australia’s COVID-19 vaccination program aimed at children aged 5 to 11, set to start from 10 January 2022.

This month, Australia will be launching the COVID-19 vaccination program for young children. Join Prof Chris Blyth for an update on the COVID-19 vaccination rollout for children.

Using the latest evidence, this webinar covers:
– an overview of the COVID-19 vaccination rollout for children
– effectiveness of the vaccines for children (including different variants)
– intervals and dosing
– co-administration with influenza and other child vaccines
– tips around managing needle phobia and parent hesitancy

We’ll conclude with a Q&A session to have any questions answered regarding the rollout for children.

Prof Blyth is a paediatric infectious diseases physician at PCH, clinical academic and Co-Director, Wesfarmers Centre of Vaccines and Infectious Diseases. Webinar details

Date: Tuesday 11 January 2022
Time: 6.30-7.30 pm (AWST) | 9.30-10.30 pm (AEDT)
Cost: Free
CPD Activity: 2 Points
Registration Link: https://www.racgp.org.au/education/courses/racgpevents/wa/

Details

Date:
11 January
Time:
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.racgp.org.au/education/courses/racgpevents/wa/

Venue

WA Australia