Meningococcal B vaccine must be urgently added to the National Immunisation Program

19 July 2019 - It is particularly cruel that the people with the most life to live are the prime ...

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Toddler died of only meningococcal strain not on vaccine program

18 July 2019 - A toddler has died after contracting meningococcal B, the only strain of the potentially deadly disease with ...

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Trump to order drive for improved flu vaccine

16 July 2019 - President Donald Trump is readying an executive order that would direct HHS to overhaul the development ...

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Vaccine crisis leaves Australia’s immunisation record in tatters

9 July 2019 - Thousands of Australians are dying from the flu and meningococcal because lifesaving vaccines are not being approved, ...

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Pharma giant wants vaccination reform

9 July 2019 - Pharmaceutical giant GSK is calling for Australia to update its review of subsidised immunisation programs and ...

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Thousands more doses of the flu jab are on the way

7 July 2019 - The Ministry of Health has announced this morning 55,000 more doses of flu vaccine will arrive ...

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‘This is not the Trump hearing’ – PHARMAC deny accusations by National MP of tampering with Northland vaccine order

19 June 2019 - Tensions rose in a Parliament committee between Whangāreu MP Dr Shane Reti and PHARMAC. ...

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Government could have bought more vaccines for Northland: National

17 June 2019 - Health agencies could have bought enough meningococcal vaccine to immunise all children in Northland last year ...

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14,000 new flu vaccine doses available for high needs patients

13 June 2019 - Thousands more flu vaccines will be distributed across the country after Pharmac found another supplier. ...

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Review of Rotarix

12 June 2019 - TLV has decided to initiate a review of the drug Rotarix due to the Government's decision ...

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PHARMAC unlikely to get back-up flu vaccines before season over

7 June 2019 - PHARMAC says it is unlikely it will be able to get more flu vaccine supplies before ...

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Recommendations made by the PBAC - March 2019

31 May 2019 - The recommendations from the March 2019 PBAC meeting have been updated. ...

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Flu vaccine shortage amid run on private market pharmacy supplies

29 May 2019 - Australian pharmacies are running out of the flu vaccine amid unprecedented numbers of people getting immunised ...

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New made-in-Canada technique could revolutionise vaccine transportation

21 May 2019 - Researchers in Ontario have developed a new method of transporting life-saving vaccines to remote and impoverished ...

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Emergent BioSolutions announces granting of marketing authorisation in Five EU countries for its oral typhoid vaccine; expands availability across Europe

20 May 2019 - Emergent BioSolutions announced today that it has successfully obtained marketing authorization for its oral typhoid vaccine Vivotif ...

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