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UNSW researchers have used mathematical simulations of waiting in line, known as stochastic queue network models, to model the process of running a vaccination clinic.

See, no crying or big needles, just a person of colour showing off his plaster

Our well-meaning efforts to use images to help demystify the vaccination process or share our pride in getting a COVID vaccine can backfire.

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While COVID-19 has disproportionately affected women more than men, a hybrid workplace could help progress gender equality.

Medical worker at Covid-19 Vaccination clinic

Our new research found gaps in COVID information available to culturally and linguistically diverse communities. But there are ways we can improve — because community ownership is crucial.

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Any permanent increase is welcome, but there's a long way to go.

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Financial hardships in particular are likely to lead to ongoing mental health problems, even as the pandemic subsides. 

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When people who test positive to COVID-19 become subject to ridicule for their activities, it could make others feel reluctant to reveal their movements to contact tracers.

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Research highlights the need for regulators, consumer advocate groups and industry associations to be involved in determining what insurers can – and cannot – discriminate against.

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A hands-off federal government simply isn't helping.

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This is the key number that will determine when we can stop living under the shadow of COVID

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