Booster programme 'has never been more vital', says Van-Tam

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Published on November 29, 2021 - Duration: 02:11s

Booster programme 'has never been more vital', says Van-Tam

The JCVI advised that the Covid booster programme should be extended to include all adults aged 18 and above during a press conference on Monday.

Deputy Chief Medical Officer Professor Jonathan Van-Tam said "there is no time to delay" on the booster programme, adding it "has never been more vital than at this point in time".

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