When: Wednesday 22 June at 6pm AEST
Presented by: Professor Robert Booy
About the Webinar
With the latest facts about COVID-19 in Australia, this webinar covers everything you need to know about the disease, available vaccines and the latest developments in the Pandemic.
- SARS-CoV-2 – The latest research
- COVID-19 in Australia
- Transmission and prevention
- Available vaccines, efficacy and safety
- Vaccine Booster Programs
Professor Robert Booy is Head of the Clinical Research team at the National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance (NCIRS). He is a medical graduate of the University of Queensland (1984) and trained in Paediatrics at the Royal Children’s Hospital, Brisbane. Over the past 15 years, Professor Booy has been increasingly recognised as an expert in the respiratory virus field, supervising many studies addressing the burden and prevention of influenza disease in children and adults in the UK, Australia and among Muslim pilgrims to Saudi Arabia. In addition he has led intervention studies with new vaccines, new vaccine delivery methods and alternate methods for preventing disease and transmission such as antivirals and personal protective equipment.