The Doherty Covid 19 report clearly states vaccinating 12 – 15 year olds has minimal effect on transmission.
“Expanding the vaccine program to the 12-15 year age group has minimal impact on transmission and clinical outcomes for any achieved level of vaccine uptake” – THE DOHERTY INSTITUTE
Meanwhile, Kerry Chant has made this statement and used a propaganda-style video to persuade children to get vaccinated
“We want to make sure we’re keeping the transmission of Covid in the community as low as possible. So having that immunity in 12 to 15-year-olds is critical in keeping those numbers suppressed. Dr Kerry Chant
NSW Chief Health Officer Kerry Chant has appeared on a livestream for NSW Health to address common questions surrounding vaccination for children against Covid-19.
Appearing alongside Professor Kristine McCartney and interviewed by 14-year-old Anhaar, Dr Chant attempted to clear the air on a number of issues the public raised in relation to the vaccine.
“Young people don’t often get serious illness, but some can,” Dr Chant said.
“But we also know teenagers interact with a lot of people, they are very social, They connect across multiple age groups, including parents, grandparents and extended family.
“We want to make sure we’re keeping the transmission of Covid in the community as low as possible. So having that immunity in 12 to 15-year-olds is critical in keeping those numbers suppressed.”
Watch the video and read the full article here: https://www.news.com.au/world/coronavirus/kerry-chant-addresses-child-vaccination-questions-in-nsw-health-livestream/news-story/de089ecd7d9df323ae8c6188bb45bdc2