COVID-19 Vaccines

Dr Sonali Kochhar is serving on the WHO Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on Immunization (SAGE) Working Group on COVID-19 vaccines; WHO Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety (GACVS) Working Group on COVID-19 Vaccines Safety Preparedness; COVID-19 Outbreak Expert groups for the UK Parliament, and the UK Government.

The WHO Working Group on COVID-19 vaccines provides policy advice to SAGE on the evidence on candidate vaccines, guidance for the development of prediction models to determine the optimal age groups and target populations for vaccine introduction and guide vaccine introduction for optimal impact, updates the target product profiles and provides guidance on accelerated use of vaccines, equitable access to vaccination and vaccine safety (