The national anti-covid vaccination campaign is beginning to expand to other categories of citizens. This Saturday, May 8, the Ministry of Health announced the expansion of the vaccination process to people aged between 50 and 55 years.
A source familiar with the matter also told Hespress Fr que medical students have also started receiving their first dose of the covid vaccine. Vaccination began in the ranks of future doctors on Friday May 7 and continued on Saturday May 8.
Vaccination has thus started with external students, who are on internship in University Hospital Centers (CHU), and therefore in constant contact with patients. All of the internal functionaries, as they are nicknamed, will be vaccinated, namely the students of the 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th year, affirms our source.
It should be remembered that on Saturday May 8, the number of beneficiaries of the first dose of the vaccine since the start of the national campaign reached 5,473,809, including 4,390,752 totally, reports the department of Khalid Ait Taleb.