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Students, Faculty and Staff Reminded to Get Flu Vaccine PDF Print E-mail
Friday, December 11, 2009
Contact Van Arnold, 601.266.5568   

Officials with Student Health Services at The University of Southern Mississippi want to remind all students, faculty and staff that the H1N1 (swine flu) nasal spray and injection vaccines are available at the campus clinic.

The vaccines are free to university students, employees, their spouses and children. Anyone receiving the vaccine must present a photo ID.

The vaccines are available to anyone age 12 and older. Anyone under age 12 should seek treatment at the local county health department. Student Health Services cannot administer the vaccines to pregnant women.

For more information about the university treatment options call Student Health Services at 601-266-5390. To reach the Forrest County Health Department call 601-583-0291.

About The University of Southern Mississippi
The University of Southern Mississippi, founded in 1910, is a comprehensive doctoral and research-extensive university fulfilling its mission of being a leading university in engaging and empowering individuals to transform lives and communities.  In a tradition of leadership for student development, Southern Miss is educating a 21st century work force providing intellectual capital, cultural enrichment and innovation to Mississippi and the world.  Southern Miss is located in Hattiesburg, Miss., with an additional campus and teaching and research sites on the Mississippi Gulf Coast; further information is found at www.usm.edu
                                                                             
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