UAE had approved the vaccine after it was found to be 86 % effective against the infection, but 100% rate in preventing moderate to severe symptoms, with no observed side effects. In order for it to be effective, you’ll need to take two doses of the Sinopharm vaccine, 21 days apart.
The Covid-19 vaccine is available at all clinics run by AbuDhabi’s public health operator, SEHA and by private company VPS hospitals.
-DubAi residents can get the vaccine at Dubai parks and resort field hospital near jebel Ali
-Wasit Medical center in Sharjah from 4pm to 9pm
-Al Humaidiya center in Ajman from 9am to 12:30 pm and from 5pm to 8:30pm
-Al Bait Metwahid center in Umm Al Quwain
-Murashied Medical center in Fujairah
The Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine is currently free for residents in the UAE. Be sure to bring along your Emirates ID and health insurance card.
To book your appointment at one of the SEHA clinics, call (800) 50 or visit seha.ae. For VPS Healthcare bookings, visit covidvaccineuae.com, call 800 5546, or WhatsApp 056 538 0055.
If you’re interested in taking part in the Phase III Sputnik vaccination trials in the UAE, visit: v4.ae for more information and to register.