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Statewide Victorian PHN Immunisation Forum 2021 – Part 2

The Victorian PHNs  are  pleased to invite healthcare professionals to attend the inaugural Statewide PHN Immunisation Forum.

This two-part online Immunisation forum will provide updates on the National and Victorian Immunisation program, vaccine catch-up doses, and the COVID-19 vaccination program, including addressing vaccine hesitancy, needle distress and medicolegal considerations.

There will be two sessions run over the following dates: (you may register for one or both of the sessions)

This is the second of a two-part forum.

Session 2: Thursday 18 November 2021, 6:30pm – 8:00pm

  • Topics and Speakers:
    • National and Victorian Immunisation Program update 
      • Megan Beasley – Clinical Manager, Immunisation Communicable Disease I Health Protection Branch I Public Health Division Department of Health
    • Medicolegal considerations for COVID-19 vaccinations 
      • Sonya Black – Avant Mutual
      • Angela Mason – Avant Mutual


Learning Outcomes:

    • Aware of the changes to the National and Victorian Immunisation Programs
    • Discuss the medico-legal responsibilities with the COVID-19 vaccine program and strategies to mitigate risks


Open To:

  • ​General Practitioners
  • GP Registrars
  • Practice Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Practice Managers
  • Nurse Immunisers
  • Pharmacists
  • Aboriginal Health Workers


By registering for this webinar, you agree that your pre-submitted questions will be shared with the organisers and presenters.

De-identified registration data may be shared with participating PHNs and organisations for evaluation purposes.

Please note: this session will NOT be recorded.