December 4, 2009
H1N1 Vaccines will be available for students, faculty and staff in the high risk population Dec. 9 and 10.
The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) has notified Texas Tech that about 1,300 doses of the Novel H1N1 vaccine will be made available to the university. DSHS has indicated that these doses are intended for individuals in groups at high risk for complications from the Novel H1N1 virus infection.
Individuals at high risk are defined by the United States Center for Disease Control (CDC) and include the following:
Clinics planned for Texas Tech faculty, staff and students from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 9 and 10 at the Student Wellness Center (located on the Northeast corner of the intersection of Main Street and Flint Ave).
No appointment is necessary; vaccinations will be given on a first-come, first-served basis.
Please bring some form of Texas Tech identification with you. There is no charge for the vaccination.
For more flu updates, visit www.ttu.edu/flu.