Novel Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19)

Vaccination

LAU Preparedness


LAU is currently increasing its preparedness for the rollout of the vaccination campaign. Namely, the LAU Medical Center-Rizk Hospital is being set up as a national center for vaccination, in accordance with the plan of the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH).

The LAU Medical Center-Rizk Hospital:

Note that the current plans are based on the MOPH plans, and the amount of vaccines they will be providing. The target population is presently the front-liners in COVID-19 response, both physicians and nurses.

In parallel, LAU is exploring ways to increase its supply of vaccines, working with other universities, with friends of LAU and with the LAU Board of Trustees.

LAU Medical Center-Rizk Hospital will manage the vaccination process: