Adult immunisation grants on offer

HEALTH professionals working in immunisation are being encouraged to apply for grants worth $20,000 to improve adult immunisation rates.

The Adult Immunisation Grants program, run by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), aims to address the challenges immunisers face when targeting adults, largely because the infrastructure and incentives that support child immunisation are not always in place for adults.

Four grants, each worth $20,000, will be awarded to those who improve the awareness or education of