Date published: 
5 August 2022
Type: 
Webinar
Audience: 
General public
Webinar date : 
Wednesday, August 10 2022 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm AEST
Primary care

Presenters

  • Professor Michael Kidd AM, Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health and Aged Care
  • Professor Karen Price, President, Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP)
  • Dr Danielle McMullen, Vice President, Australian Medical Association (AMA)
  • Dr Vincent Cornelisse, Staff Specialist, Sexual Health Medicine & Addiction Medicine.

Live Captions are available for this webinar.

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Resources and information

Monkeypox (MPX) health alert

Chief Medical Officer’s declaration of Monkeypox (MPX) a  Communicable Disease Incident of National Significance

Monkeypox (MPX) resources page

Minister for Health announcement on new third-generation monkeypox virus vaccine supply

Monkeypox (MPX) vaccines

ATAGI clinical guidance on vaccination against Monkeypox (MPX)

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