Antibody responses to influenza vaccination among health care workers, stratified by vaccination experience

This study tests how health care workers respond to the yearly influenza vaccination. It will be extended to Melbourne Health and will also study what the rate of infections is in health care workers caring for cancer patients.


Melbourne Health


Melbourne Health Lottery Grant

Principal Investigator/s 

Dr Ben Teh

Contact details 

Dr Ben Teh

Infectious Diseases Physician

Email: [email protected]

Opportunities for students

Scholarly selective project: Epidemiology of respiratory virus infection in stem cell transplant recipients

Publications & presentations

Oral presentation at the Options IX for The Control of Influenza, Chicago, 24 - 28 August 2016. Abstract Title: “Healthcare worker antibody response to influenza vaccination at an Australian centre”

Oral Presentation15th National Immunisation Conference, Brisbane 7 to 9 June 2016.