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MMR immunisation campaign extended till November 30

Publication Date:
14/11/16 8:23 AM
Category:
Press Release, Latest Development
Department Grouping:
Preventive Healthcare
Department:
Communicable Disease Prevention
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The National Measles, Mumps and Rubella vaccination immunisation campaign has been extended to November 30, the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has said.

In a statement, the ministry said about 150,000 children have been vaccinated during the campaign. The ministry said 320 schools have been covered during the campaign so far. The ministry encourages all parents with children between the age of one and 13 years to take their children to medical facilities to avail of the MMR vaccine booster dose free of charge.

Source Credit: Qatar Tribune

 

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