The 2nd batch of voluntary AstraZeneca vaccination for the public has been announced by the Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation Khairy Jamaluddin.
The next AstraZeneca opt in will open on 23 May and will only be available to above 60s in Selangor, KL, Penang, Sarawak & Johor where cases are highest. Bookings via website & community clinic outreach. AZ will also be sent to elderly care homes.
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Registration for the AstraZeneca vaccine will be opened on 23 May to people in Kuala Lumpur, Selangor, Johor, Penang and Sarawak based on a “first click and first serve” basis via the JKJAV website.
There is a slight change to the 2nd round, as registration priority will be given to senior citizens
- 23 May – Senior Citizen
- 27 May – Public below 60 years old
I was among the first batch for the AstraZeneca vaccine, you can read my experience – Vaccinated! Malaysia Vaccination Process & Side Effect
There are 4 PPV for the Az Vaccination for you to choose from in Klang Valley. We will update other states PPV once announced.
- World Trade Centre Kuala Lumpur (PWTC) – Kuala Lumpur
- Universiti Malaya – Petaling Jaya
- Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia- Bangi
- IDCC Shah Alam – Shah Alam
For the AstraZeneca vaccine, the first and second dose is set at 12 weeks or about three months apart. The 12-week interval is recommended by the World Health Organisation (WHO) and is currently being practised in the United Kingdom.