UAE approves COVID-19 vaccine for health workers

SourceArab News
SectorHealthcare
CountryUnited Arab Emirates

UAE approves COVID-19 vaccine for health workers UAE approves COVID-19 vaccine for health workers UAE approves COVID-19 vaccine for health workers Sheikh Abdullah bin Mohammed Al-Hamed, chairman of the Abu Dhabi's Department of Health, undergoing a clinical trial for the third phase of a vaccine for COVID-19. (WAM/File) Short Url UAE approves COVID-19 vaccine for health workers The vaccine will be available to first line of defense heroes Only mild side effects have been reported so far Updated 14 September 2020 Follow @arabnews DUBAI: The UAE on Monday granted emergency approval for health workers to use a COVID-19 vaccine currently in its third phase of testing. Health minister Abdulrahman Al-Owais said the vaccine would be available for “first-line-of-defense heroes, who are most at risk of catching COVID-19, protecting them from any danger that they may be exposed to due to the ...read more...