27 Apr 2021
For some people, photos of needles are so scary this might put them off vaccination
Evidence shows the wrong images can make some people reluctant to get vaccinated. So our well-meaning efforts to use images to help demystify the vaccination process or share our pride in getting a COVID-19 vaccine can backfire.
Here’s an important and timely article by Murdoch Childrens Research Institute‘s Dr Jessica Kaufman, PhD and UNSW’s Associate Professor Holly Seale about what we can all do to choose and share vaccination images responsibly.