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26 November, 2021

Vaccine equity a 'must' for new variant

With the emergence of the new Omicron COVID-19 variant, Professor Brendan Crabb believes Australia has an overriding responsibility to support vaccine equity, not just regionally, but globally.


19 November, 2021

Improved naloxone access can prevent prescription opioid overdose deaths

New Burnet study demonstrates how improved access to naloxone in Australia could prevent hundreds of overdose deaths from prescription opioids.


15 November, 2021

While children wait for their COVID jab, caution is still required

Professor Brendan Crabb is a co-author of an editorial for Nine Media addressing the challenge of COVID-19 mitigation among children while they wait for the vaccine.


12 November, 2021

The Story of Joylene Vanahe

The tragic story of losing a young mum and her baby in PNG, and how the Safe Delivery App may have saved their lives. As told by Joylene Vanahe, Community Health Worker.


10 November, 2021

Better COVID vaccine information needed for key populations

Burnet study showing a high proportion of Melburnians who inject drugs are unwilling to be vaccinated for COVID-19 prompts calls for improved access to information.


08 November, 2021

Burnet support for National Plan modelling

Burnet Institute was a collaborator on the latest modelling to support the National Plan to Transition Australia’s National COVID Response.


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11 November, 2021

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01 December, 2021

World AIDS Day 2021

Burnet Institute is a partner and proud supporter of the Victorian World AIDS Day 2021 Community Launch, Community Forum, and mHIVE Symposium.


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