COVID-19 vaccines rolled out at warp speed – safety, side effects and the big logistical challenges

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COVID-19 vaccines rolled out at warp speed – safety, side effects and the big logistical challenges

Developed and manufactured at an unprecedented pace, how did authorities in Singapore ensure safety isn’t compromised amid Pfizer-BioNTech, ...

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COVID-19 vaccines rolled out at warp speed – safety, side effects and the big logistical challenges

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Developed and manufactured at an unprecedented pace, how did authorities in Singapore ensure safety isn’t compromised amid Pfizer-BioNTech, Moderna and Sinovac’s differing practices and company cultures? How safe are they given news about side effects and anaphylactic reactions? 

Associate Professor Lim Poh Lian, member of the Expert Committee for COVID-19 Vaccination and Professor Teo Yik Ying, Dean of Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health discuss why choosing your vaccine is complicated, the considerations behind why it’s not mandatory and why you should get vaccinated.

Read the interview here and their answers to your FAQs on COVID-19 vaccination here.

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