Australia eyes Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccines for kids aged 5 to 11

21 September 2021 - Australian health officials have confirmed if approved the vaccine would be made widely available to children ...

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Australia is ending its zero-covid strategy

28 August 2021 - “This is not a sustainable way to live in this country,” declared Scott Morrison, Australia’s prime minister, ...

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No fault COVID-19 indemnity scheme

28 August 2021 - The Morrison Government has finalised the details of the no fault COVID-19 Vaccine Claim Scheme following extensive ...

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ATAGI recommendations on the use of COVID-19 vaccines in all young adolescents in Australia

27 August 2021 - Vaccination against COVID-19 is recommended for all individuals from 12 years of age, extending the current ...

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Biden Administration likely to approve COVID-19 boosters at six months

26 August 2021 - Pfizer, BioNTech have requested clearance for COVID-19 vaccine boosters that an official said could be administered six ...

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ATAGI update following weekly COVID-19 meeting (18 August 2021)

23 August 2021 - ATAGI met on Wednesday 18 August 2021 to review the latest developments relating to COVID-19 and COVID-19 ...

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Contradicting WHO, US advises adults to receive COVID-19 boosters

19 August 2021 - The Biden administration is advising all American adults to receive a COVID-19 booster shot after accumulating ...

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Joint statement from HHS public health and medical experts on COVID-19 booster shots

18 August 2021 - Today, public health and medical experts from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released the ...

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Government of Canada negotiates additional agreement with Moderna for vaccine supply beyond 2021

13 August 2021 - The Government of Canada is committed to protecting the health and safety of Canadians by securing ...

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Making vaccines available to other countries before offering domestic booster vaccinations

12 August 2021 - On July 8, 2021, Pfizer and BioNTech announced they would be seeking US and European authorisation ...

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Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation weekly COVID-19 meeting - 11 August 2021 update

12 August 2021 - ATAGI met on Wednesday 11 August 2021 to review the latest developments relating to adverse events observed ...

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TGA head John Skerritt says NSW death toll would be much higher without AstraZeneca vaccine

11 August 2021 - The head of the national medical regulator says NSW would be recording “dozens” of covid deaths a ...

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What are the obligations of pharmaceutical companies in a global health emergency?

5 August 2021 - During a global health emergency, everyone is morally required to help to combat the disease.  ...

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ATAGI statement regarding vaccination of adolescents aged 12–15 years

2 August 2021 - Following the recent approval by the TGA for the provisional registration of the Comirnaty (Pfizer) COVID-19 vaccine ...

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Full FDA approval is needed to overcome vaccine hesitancy

26 July 2021 - As the Delta variant spreads, what is the agency waiting for? ...

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