Gulf Times - Dr-Hanadi-al-Hamad
Health officials promote booster vaccine, urge caution

Health officials promote booster vaccine, urge caution

The elderly should hurry to take the booster dose of the coronavirus (Covid-19) vaccine, six months from the second dose, because their acquired immunity drops considerably, making them more vulnerable to contract the disease, urged Dr Hanadi al-Hamad, medical director of Rumailah Hospital.

Third dose of Covid vaccine only by appointment

Third dose of Covid vaccine only by appointment

The third dose of Covid-19 vaccine is administered only by appointment, Dr Soha al-Bayat, head of vaccination at the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), told Qatar TV Monday.

HMC official calls on families to support elderly relatives to get vaccinated

HMC official calls on families to support elderly relatives to get vaccinated

Dr Hanadi al-Hamad, National Health Strategy 2018-2022 lead for Healthy Ageing, has called upon family members to support their elderly relatives to get vaccinated against Covid-19.