It’s not too late to have your flu vaccine!

This year there has been an unprecedented demand for the influenza vaccine resulting in periodic shortages. The vaccine is now back in supply across all age groups for both the Victorian state funded program (six months to less than 5 years), as well as the National Immunisation Program. Influenza immunisation is strongly recommended for anyone wishing … Continued

NIP July 2018- frequently asked questions

To assist healthcare providers and families with the transition to the new NIP schedule on July 1 2018, MVEC has created a reference page outlining frequently asked questions (FAQ’s) adapted from our recent Clinical Vaccinology Update- A Special Edition. For further information please refer to the following LINK

National Immunisation Program (NIP) schedule changes – 1 July 2018

From 1 July 2018, there will be significant changes to the National Immunisation Program (NIP) schedule and we are keen to ensure you have access to the information you need to implement the new schedule. Changes to the childhood immunisation schedule aim to improve protection against meningococcal, pneumococcal and Haemophilus influenzae type b diseases. In … Continued

ASID Annual Scientific Meeting 2018

The Annual Scientific Meeting for The Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases (ASID) was recently held on the Gold Coast in May 2018. AEFI-CAN & AusVaxSafety ran an Adult Immunisation Satellite Workshop entitled ‘Vaccination Is Not Just For Kids’: What Infectious Disease Physicians Need To Know. Fantastic presentations from this workshop are now available: Adverse Event Following Immunisation … Continued

Presentations available online

Thankyou to all those who attended our Clinical Vaccinology Update 2018- A Special Edition. The presentations are now available online via the following LINK and can also be accessed via our Events page

Clinical Vaccinology Update-Tickets on sale now!

Our next Clinical Vaccinology Update (CVU) will be held on Friday 14th September 2018 at The Royal Children’s Hospital. Closing date for registration is on Sunday 9th September 2018, 11.59pm (AEST). Please visit Events page for program and registration details.