A recording of the 26th April CVU mini is now available

Thank you to all who attended our recent CVU miniseries event COVID-19 vaccine: reporting and management in Victoria on 26th April 2021.

This interactive webinar looked at the latest vaccine safety questions around COVID-19 vaccines, guidelines for referring patients for evaluation prior to vaccination (VicSIS), and reporting safety events related to COVID-19 vaccines.

A recording of this event is now available via our education portal.

To access this recording please follow the link below:

CVU mini - 26th April 2021


VACSIG Webinar Events: Register to attend

The Vaccination Special Interest Group (VACSIG) will be hosting a webinar on Wednesday 5 May featuring a panel of expert speakers including MVEC's Professor Jim Buttery and A/Prof Nigel Crawford. The topic for the webinar is COVID-19 vaccines and rare side effects - now blood clots/bleeding, what’s next?. This event is open to both ASID members and non-members. Further information and details on registration can be found via the link below:

VACSIG Webinar Wednesday 5 May


CVU mini event 26th April 2021 - Reminder to register

Our next Clinical Vaccinology Update (CVU) mini event: COVID-19 vaccine: reporting and management in Victoria will be held virtually on Monday 26th April 2021, at 7pm AEST.

To view the full program and to register for this event, please visit our Events page.

A recording of COVID-19 vaccine: reporting and management in Victoria will be available on our Education Portal following the event.


Registrations now open for two MVEC webinars in April

The Melbourne Vaccine Education Centre are excited to announce two new webinar events in April.

Join us for a special clinical feature event on Thrombosis with thrombocytopenia syndrome (TTS) & COVID-19 AstraZeneca on Tuesday 20th April 2021. Our expert panel will be giving background on what this new syndrome is and exploring its association with the vaccine. We will also discuss the risk-versus-benefit assessment and how this new recommendation will impact confidence in the vaccine rollout.
The panel will be answering your questions in our live Q&A format on the night. We encourage you to submit questions ahead of the event via our events page.

The next Clinical Vaccinology Update (CVU) mini COVID-19 Vaccines: Shots, clots and reports will be held virtually on Monday 26th April 2021. This session will provide an interactive update on the latest vaccine safety questions around COVID-19 vaccines, as well as a discussion of key guidelines for reporting safety concerns and incidents related to COVID-19 vaccines.

To read more about our upcoming webinar events and to register, please visit our events page.


A recording of the 12th April CVU mini is now available

Thank you to all who attended our recent CVU miniseries event Hot topics in vaccine science on 12th April 2021.

Presentation topics included Influenza vaccines for 2021, COVID-19 vaccine: vaccine allergy and rollout, as well as an update of the Novavax NVX-CoV2373. In addition to these topics, there was also an update on vaccine safety concerns around clotting syndromes associated with the COVID-19 AstraZeneca vaccine.

A recording of this event is now available via our education portal.

To access this recording please follow the link below:

CVU mini - 12th April 2021


CVU mini event 12th April 2021 - Registrations closing soon

Our next Clinical Vaccinology Update (CVU) mini event: Hot topics in vaccine science, will be held virtually on Monday 12th April, 2021 at 7pm AEST.

To view the full program and to register for this FREE event, please visit our Events page.

A recording of Hot topics in vaccine science will be available on our Education Portal following the event.


Registrations now open for the April CVU mini event

The next Clinical Vaccinology Update (CVU) miniseries event, Hot Topics in Vaccine Science, will be held virtually on Monday 12th April 2021.

We are excited to welcome our panel who will be presenting on COVID-19 vaccine allergy and rollout, influenza vaccines for 2021, as well as an update of the Novovax NVX-CoV2373 vaccine candidate.

A full program of this free event can be found via our Events page and the link below:

CVU mini: April 12th 2021


A recording of the March CVU mini is now available

Thank you to all who attended our recent CVU miniseries event COVID-19 vaccines: Engagement, Communication and Safety on 9th March 2021.

Presentation topics included COVID-19 vaccine stakeholder engagement and participation, vaccine communication and hesitancy, and an update on the Victorian Specialist Immunisation Service (VicSIS) and international vaccine safety.

A free recording of this event is now available via our education portal.

To access this recording please follow the link below:

CVU mini - 9th March 2021


Save the date for our April CVU mini event: Monday 12 April 2021

MVEC invites you to Save the Date for our next CVU mini!

Date: Monday 12 April, 2021
Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm AEST

Further details and registration information will be available soon on our Events page and Education Portal.

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CVU mini event 9th March 2021 - Registrations closing soon

Our next Clinical Vaccinology Update (CVU) mini event: COVID-19 vaccines: engagement, communication and safety, will be held virtually on Tuesday 9th March, 2021 at 7pm AEST.

To view the full program and to register for this FREE event, please visit our Event page.

A recording of COVID-19 vaccines: engagement, communication and safety will be available on our Education Portal following the event.