Japanese encephalitis survivor, Mick Humphreys, 70, calls for vaccine action

Caroline Tung
By Caroline Tung
Updated July 1 2022 - 1:45am, first published June 30 2022 - 8:00am
What is Japanese encephalitis and how did it arrive in Australia?

Mick Humphreys counts himself lucky to be a survivor of Japanese encephalitis, but says there is much work to be done before communities can be safe.

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Caroline Tung

Caroline Tung

Journalist

Caroline is the 2022 cadet at Border Mail. 2019 Jacoby Walkley Scholar. 2018 Quill Awards finalist.

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