Doctor defies mandate after inoculation with his own experimental COVID-19 vaccine

Professor Nikolai Petrovsky says he faces the sack if he doesn't get an exemption

A public hospital doctor who says he's been administered his own experimental COVID-19 vaccine says he has been threatened with the sack for refusing a TGA-approved shot.

Professor Nikolai Petrovsky
Professor Nikolai Petrovsky.

For the past year and a half, Adelaide endocrinologist Professor Nikolai Petrovsky has been developing a two-dose vaccine, COVAX-19, with his biotech company Vaxine.