30 Apr 2021
Episode 5: How do we increase confidence in COVID-19 vaccines?
Australia has seen a waning willingness to accept COVID-19 vaccines, dropping from around 75 per cent late last year to around 60 per cent in February this year. Refusal has increased from 5 to 15 per cent. How do we increase confidence?
We speak with vaccine confidence, acceptance and uptake expert, Associate Professor Margie Danchin. Margie is a consultant paediatrician at Melbourne's Royal Children's Hospital, and a Clinician Scientist at the University of Melbourne and Murdoch Children't Research Institute.