COVID-19 Podcast: The Good GP

This special episode of The Good GP interviews Dr Angie Berkhout, paediatric infectious diseases physician at the Royal Children’s Hospital, on the COVID-19 vaccination rollout in children aged 5-11. The interview covers the Pfizer vaccination available for children, schedules, efficacy, contraindications and precautions. They also bust some common myths regarding the COVID-19 vaccine in children.


Dr Angela Berkhout

MBBS, FRACPClinical Research Fellow MVEC

Dr Angie Berkhout is a paediatric infectious diseases physician, now based at The Queensland Children’s Hospital, Brisbane. She is also also a Honorary Research Fellow at the Murdoch Children’s  Research Institute and a PhD candidate with The University of Queensland, Brisbane investigating herpes simplex virus in children.