Julie Leask (Australia)

Julie Leask is professor in the Susan Wakil School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Sydney and visiting fellow at the National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance. Her research focuses on vaccination uptake (more than 150 publications). She led the development of the award-winning “Sharing Knowledge About Immunisation” - a vaccination communication package designed to improve vaccination conversations between parents and healthcare workers. She currently chairs the WHO Working Group on Measuring Behavioural and Social Drivers of Vaccination.

Presenter of 2 Presentations

Panel discussion on the communication challenges around pediatric vaccination: The vaccination talk: environment, parent’s concerns and communication styles / Communication approaches: how to overcome the challenges? / Impact of COVID-19: what changes are here to stay? (ID 2347)