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Immunisation Update - 2021

Date: 20-04-2021 19:00:00

When Tuesday 20 April 2021 from 7:00pm - 8:35pm
Where Online Webinar

Presented by:
Associate Director Nick Wood

Join in this webinar presentation to learn about the 2021 influenza vaccination program, including recommended timing for administration with COVID-19 vaccines, hear an update on the roll-out of COVID-19 vaccinations and receive an update on local childhood NIP coverage rates.

Q&A Panel:

• Nick Wood, Associate Director, NCIRS
• Sonya Berryman
General Manager – Primary Healthcare & Integration (WNSW PHN)
• Michelle Droulers
Immunisation & Cancer Screening Co-ordinator (WNSW PHN)
• Trixie Watts
Support Officer, Immunisation & Cancer Screening (WNSW PHN)


  • 6.55pm Login
  • 7.00pm Welcome, Acknowledgement of Country & Introduction
  • 7.05pm Education session
  • Coverage rates NIP Men B for Aboriginal Children (Trixie and Michelle)
  • 7.15pm Education session
  • COVID-19 vaccination (Nick)
  • 2021 Influenza vaccination (Nick)
  • Flu and COVID-19 co-administration (Nick)
  • 8.00pm Case study (COVID vaccine - adverse reaction)
  • 8.15am Q&A
  • 8.30pm Evaluation
  • 8.35pm Close

Note: Q&A time may be extended if there is a high level of audience engagement

Learning outcomes

• Identify children eligible for funded Meningococcal B vaccination
• Apply the 2021 influenza recommendations and the co-administration of COVID-19 vaccine
• Implement the vaccine recommendations for vulnerable and at-risk immunocompromised people
• Describe vaccine safety and management of COVID related Adverse Events Following Immunisation (AEFI)

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