24/05/2021 11:39 AM
Al-Karkh University of Science, in cooperation with the Ministry of Health - Public Health Department, organized an awareness seminar entitled (The National Plan to Launch the Covid 19 Vaccine in Iraq) in the presence of the Dean of the College of Remote Sensing and Geophysics, the vice-deans, the heads of the administrative and scientific departments, and a number of the university's faculty members and staff.
The symposium presented by Dr. Hussein Mahdi Al-Bir and Mr. Saad Mohsen Jassem from the Ministry of Health and Environment, Department of Public Health, Department of Health Promotion, a detailed explanation of the national plan to distribute the Covid 19 vaccine represented in the organizational preparations, planning and coordination of introducing the vaccine, the target groups, the form of the vaccination card, the mechanism for taking the vaccine, the required supplies, and evaluating the vaccine process.
The lecture included the role of the Iraqi Ministry of Health in providing the Covid 19 vaccine, as 16 million vaccine doses were secured from the Covacs facility and the vaccination included 20% of the Iraqi people in addition to providing one and a half million doses of vaccine from the Pfizer Company.
The symposium concluded with an explanation of the registration mechanism for taking the vaccine via the online platform: cov19.reg.phd.iq. It belongs to the Iraqi Ministry of Health, and it facilitates the procedures for taking the vaccine in the health center or hospital where the vaccine is available.