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Macartney K, Quinn HE, Pillsbury AJ, Koirala A, Deng L, Winkler N, Katelaris AL, O'Sullivan MVN, Dalton C, Wood N, and the NSW COVID-19 Schools Study Team . Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in Australian educational settings: a prospective cohort study. The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health. 2020;4:P807-816. . [Full text]

Carlson SJ, Quinn HE, Blyth CC, Cheng A, Clark J, Francis JR, Marshall HS, Macartney K, Leask J. Barriers to influenza vaccination of children hospitalised for acute respiratory illness: a cross-sectional survey. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 22 October 2020 . [Full text]

Wood N, Macartney K, Leask J, McIntyre P. Australia needs a vaccine injury compensation scheme: Upcoming COVID-19 vaccines make its introduction urgent. Australian Journal of General Practice. 2020;49. doi 10.31128/AJGP-COVID-36. [Full text]

Danchin M, Biezen R, Manski-Nankervis J, Kaufman J, Leask J. Preparing the public for COVID-19 vaccines. Australian Journal of General Practice. 2020;49. doi: 10.31128/AJGP-08-20-5559 . [Full text]

Hull B, Beard F, Hendry A, Dey A, Macartney K. "No jab no pay": catch‐up vaccination activity during its first two years. Medical Journal of Australia. 2020;213:364-369. [Full text]

Toelle BG, Garden FL, McIntyre PB, Wood N, Marks GB for the Childhood Asthma Prevention team. Pertussis vaccination and allergic illness in Australian children. Pediatric Allergy and Immunology. 2020;31:857-861. doi: 10.1111/pai.13300. [Full text - Epub]

Alfelali M, Haworth EA, Barasheed O, Badahdah A-M, Bokhary H, Tashani M, Azeem MI Kok J, Taylor J, Barnes EH, El Bashir H, Khandaker G, Holmes EC, Dwyer DE, Heron LG, Wilson GJ, Booy R, Rashid H, on behalf of the Hajj Research Team. Facemask against viral respiratory infections among Hajj pilgrims: a challenging cluster-randomized trial. PLoS ONE 2020;15(10):e0240287. [Full text]

Bao J, Thorley B, Isaacs D, Dinsmore N, Elliott EJ, McIntyre P, Britton PN. Polio – The old foe and new challenges: an update for clinicians. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 2020;56:1527-1532. [Full text]

Flanagan KL, Best E, Crawford N, Giles M, Koirala A, Macartney K, Russell F, Ben T, Wen S. Progress and pitfalls in the quest for effective SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) vaccines. Frontiers in Immunology. 2020;11: 579250 . [Full text]

Dunn AG, Surian S, Dalmazzo J, Rezazadegan D, Steffens M , Dyda A, Leask J, Coiera E, Dey A, Mandl K. Limited role of bots in spreading vaccine-critical information among active Twitter users in the United States: 2017–2019. American Journal of Public Health. 2020;110: S319-25. [Full text]