Journal article

Australia and New Zealand Transplant and Cellular Therapies COVID-19 vaccination consensus position statement

Nada Hamad, Michelle Ananda-Rajah, Nicole Gilroy, Raina MacIntyre, David Gottlieb, David Ritchie, Simon Harrison, Glen Kennedy, Anne M Watson, Matthew Greenwood, Richard Doocey, Travis Perera, Andrew Spencer, Eric Wong, Tracey O'Brien, Peter Shaw, Rachel Conyers, Samuel Milliken, Peter Bardy, Stephen Larsen Show all

INTERNAL MEDICINE JOURNAL | WILEY | Published : 2021

Abstract

Australia and New Zealand have achieved excellent community control of COVID-19 infection. In light of the imminent COVID-19 vaccination roll out in both countries, representatives of all adult and paediatric allogeneic bone marrow transplant and cellular therapy (TCT) centres as well as representatives from autologous transplant only centres in Australia and New Zealand collaborated with infectious diseases specialists with expertise in TCT on this consensus position statement regarding COVID-19 vaccination in TCT patients in Australia and New Zealand. It is our recommendation that TCT patients, should have expedited access to high-efficacy COVID-19 vaccines given that these patients are at..

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