It’s all go: TGA approves AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine

GPs can now tell their patients with serious medical conditions if they’re on the immunisation priority list

AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine has been approved, setting the stage for the GP-led campaign to vaccinate most Australians.

Dr John Skerritt (PhD), AAP.

The TGA says a 12-week interval between the vaccine’s two doses is optimal, based on advice from the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI).

“However, if this interval is not possible, for example because of imminent