Webinar filmed: May 2021.
Please note: the information in this resource was current at the time of release. As this is an evolving situation please check information from your treating doctor for advice on the COVID-19 vaccine.
Join Prof. Peter Wark (Senior Staff Specialist: Respiratory & Sleep) to learn more about the COVID-19 vaccinations available in Australia. In this webinar Prof. Wark will discuss the following topics:
- How the vaccines work
- Why we need two doses of the vaccine
- The approval process for COVID-19 vaccinations
- Differences between available vaccines
- Possible side effects
- Should individuals with lung disease and/or lung cancer get the vaccine?
The information provided in this webinar is of a general nature, any concerns or questions about your health and the vaccine are best directed to your treating doctor. For further information about COVID-19 or your lung disease contact our Information & Support Centre on 1800 654 301.