Meryl Dorey Resigns From The Australian (Anti)Vaccination Network

Because it’s news and because Doubtful News is on the scene with the info and you should check them out:

The AVN’s announcement: Meryl gives her Crayons to Greg – Dave The Happy Singer.

Meryl Dorey has resigned as president of the AVN.

Her replacement is the splendidly eccentric Greg Beattie.

Here is the AVN’s announcement of the news:

Greg Beattie, long-time vaccine researcher and author of two books, the latest of which guides readers through an in-depth analysis of the benefits of vaccination with a focus on Australia, has stepped in to fill the role of President of the Australian Vaccination Network, Inc. (AVN). This position was recently vacated by Meryl Dorey, who resigned effective January 1, 2013.

Earlier name change of the AVN reported here.

Oh, and that Melanie’s Marvelous Measles children’s book? Controversial anti-vaccination book removed from sale.

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