UWM Holds First Seasonal Flu Clinic Oct. 3

2012 Campus Influenza Clinic Information

Norris Health Center in partnership with the College of Nursing, Union Marketing and Programming, Union Operations and University Housing will begin its Fall 2012 Campus Seasonal Influenza Clinics starting October 3, 2012 in the Union Fireside Lounge. We encourage all students, faculty, staff and community members to get their flu shot and help contribute to the good health of our community.

The dates and times of the campus clinics are as follows:

Wednesday, Oct. 3 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Union Fireside Lounge
Tuesday, Oct. 9 4 –- 7 p.m. Sandburg Flicks
Wednesday, Oct. 31 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Union Fireside Lounge
Tuesday, Nov. 13 4 -– 7 p.m. Sandburg Flicks

Cost is $10 for students, $20 faculty/staff, and $25 for community members.

Cash, check, credit card and Panther Card accepted.  No Medicare or insurance accepted.

Individuals must be 9 years of age or older.  Students can also call Norris at 229-4716 to make an appointment for a flu shot.  National, state and local public health authorities recommend that all people 6 months of age and older get a seasonal flu vaccine.  By getting vaccinated you can protect yourself from getting ill and avoid spreading influenza to others in your household, your classroom, and your workplace.

Further information on the signs and symptoms of Influenza can be found at these useful links:

If you have any questions or concerns about the upcoming Influenza Campaign at UWM, please call Colleen Bernstein at 229-6668.