Global Health Webinar 11th October: COVID-19: balancing priority groups and vaccine equity

Chaired by Professor Barbara McPake, Director of the Nossal Institute for Global Health, this discussion and Q&A will centre on how Australia as a country, and member of the global community, can best contribute to issues of vaccine equity both locally and globally. The speakers will discuss issues of global vaccine access and equity; the role of vaccine boosters or third doses and vaccination strategies in remote Indigenous communities. This is a joint initiative between The Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity and The Nossal Institute for Global Health.

Speakers:

Professor Kanta Subbarao – Director WHO Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Influenza – Peter Doherty Institute

Dr Tori Oliver – Senior Technical advisor in the Maternal, Sexual and Reproductive Health Unit– Nossal Institute

Dr Rob James – Medical doctor and clinician researcher, employed with Miwatj Health Aboriginal Corporation based in Nhulunbuy, North East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory.

L-R Prof Kanta Subbarao, Dr Rob James and  Dr  Tori Oliver

Monday 11 October  | 12:00 – 1:30pm |  Click to register here:

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11 October 2021 at 12 - 1.30pm