Record flu vaccines in 2020 to protect Australians

27 May 2020 - An additional two million flu vaccines will available from this week bringing the total number available in ...

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'Act now': AMA urges health education to combat 'growing' anti-vaxxer movement

25 May 2020 - Medical experts warn decades of progress on immunisation could be undone unless the federal government urgently ...

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COVID-19: CSL aims to cover Australia with vaccine

25 May 2020 - Vaccine manufacturer CSL has plans in place to manufacture a COVID-19 vaccine onshore as it confirms ...

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COVID-19: Health Minister David Clark announces more medicines, vaccines in $160 million PHARMAC budget boost

10 May 2020 - Health Minister David Clark has rejected claims he and other Government ministers have been "gagged", as ...

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Influenza vaccinations for 2020

29 April 2020 - There will be 1.768 million doses of influenza vaccine available this flu season, a 30% (400,000 doses) ...

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Record 16.5 million flu vaccines to protect Australians

19 April 2020 - The Australian Government has secured three million additional doses of seasonal influenza vaccines to protect Australians from ...

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Aid groups ask UK gov to stop pharma 'profiteering' from COVID-19

16 April 2020 - As of this morning – Thursday April 16 – the current recorded case count for COVID-19 ...

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Biopharmaceutical sector waging war on COVID-19 with over 60 vaccines and medicines

16 April 2020 - The World Health Organization has declared that COVID-19 is a pandemic and 144 countries across the ...

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COVID-19: NZ should develop vaccine programme, say scientists

15 April 2020 - New Zealand needs to act now to make sure it's not left behind when a successful ...

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CSL boosting flu vaccine supply in coronavirus crisis

8 April 2020 - Australia’s biggest health company, CSL, is stepping up supplies of the latest flu vaccine after Health ...

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Flu vaccination more important than ever during the month of April

1 April 2020 - With the 2020 flu season not far away, all Australians — and especially those in vulnerable groups ...

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People over 65 to be given new flu shot for free

1 April 2020 - Amid the COVID-19 chaos, everyone is being urged to get the flu vaccine early this year.  ...

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Covid-19: medicine, vaccine supply disruptions likely - PHARMAC

16 March 2020 - Drug buying agency PHARMAC is warning further disruptions to medicine supplies are inevitable, as measures are taken ...

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Brexit means coronavirus vaccine will be slower to reach the UK

15 March 2020 - And it will cost more here because of the UK pulling out of the European Medicines Agency ...

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PBAC – 2019 in review

8 January 2020 - The PBAC considered 188 submissions in 2019. ...

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