Safeguarding public health has long been HKUMed’s core mission, from the 1894 Taipingshan plague to COVID-19. Our health care professionals and scientists have been at the forefront in the battle against COVID-19 since the very beginning of the pandemic. Now, we are supporting the most important phase of pandemic control by operating one of the designated community vaccination centres.
In so doing, we will also be carrying out lifesaving research into further ensuring the safety and effectiveness of vaccines, to give added protection for those who choose to enrol in our research programmes and more broadly to advance the science of vaccinology against COVID-19.
Starting 16 March, we will be responsible for the Community Vaccination Centre at Ap Lei Chau Sports Centre (ALC CVC, #8 in the government directory), where we will administer the COVID-19 mRNA Vaccine: Comirnaty (BNT 162b2) from Fosun Pharma/BioNTech.
At the same time, we will be recruiting volunteers for vaccination research studies that will produce new knowledge for the next stage of COVID-19 control.
Ap Lei Chau Sports Centre
3/F, Ap Lei Chau Municipal Services Building
8 Hung Shing Street
Ap Lei Chau
Operational Times 服務時間
Monday to Sunday 8:00 – 13:30；14:30– 20:00
(Starting from 16 March 2021 [Tuesday] for Priority Groups)
**Booking in advance required; please refer to the "Arrange a Booking" section below for details
星期一至日 8:00 – 13:30；14:30– 20:00
Vaccine Offered 提供疫苗種類
The COVID-19 mRNA Vaccine: Comirnaty (BNT 162b2) will be administered. This vaccine is co-developed by Fosun Pharma/BioNTech.
Booking in advance is required. A maximum of two carers who accompany elderly people aged 70 or above can also receive vaccination and make the booking at the same time.
Please reserve the time of your first and second doses through the government's 24-hour online booking system. Booking for the HKUMed-operated CVC will commence on 9 March at 9:00am.
Please read the vaccination note before signing up.
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