The Novavax jab, which was approved by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) in January, is available at GP clinics, community pharmacies and state-run vaccine hubs for people aged 18 and over.
Geriatrician Dr. Mariam Doreen Joseph is a prominent Assyrian who is involved in promoting and encouraging COVID-19 vaccination. She has appeared on many TV announcements about vaccination, including on national television networks like ABC and SBS.
On her Facebook page, Dr Joseph posts a lot of information and facts regarding the COVID-19 virus and materials related to health and wellbeing.
In this interview, Dr. Joseph talks about the NOVAVAX vaccine and how does it differ from other COVID-19 vaccines like AstraZeneca, Pfyzer and Moderna.
In regards to community targeted NSW Health Department's announcements and explainers, Dr. Joseph emphasises the importance of delivering information about the pandemic in a simple easy understandable Assyrian language to be able to reach as many people as possible.