SHAC Flu Shot Clinics

September 17, 2012 - Dorene DiNaro

Take One for Raymond Flu Shot logoStu­dent Health & Coun­sel­ing (SHAC) and UNM Hos­pi­tal are part­ner­ing to offer free flu shots to the UNM Com­mu­nity. The influenza vac­cine will be offered to UNM stu­dents, staff and fac­ulty (anyone 18 years old or older)  Tuesday Sept. 25 and Wednesday, Sept. 26, and Tuesday, Oct. 23 and Wednesday, Oct. 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Stu­dent Union Build­ing atrium.

SHAC's "Take One for Raymond" flu shot clinics are dedicated to the memory of UNM student Raymond Plotkin, who passed away from the H1N1 virus in 2009. Raymond’s parents established the “Take One for Raymond” Initiative and Scholarship Program to encourage everyone to get their seasonal flu shots.

For information about the Raymond E. Plotkin Scholarship for Incoming Freshman Engineering Students, visit http://www.unm.edu/~soeschol/freshman.html.

For more information about the SUB flu shot clinics, visit the SHAC website at http://shac.unm.edu/influenza.htm or call SHAC at (505) 277-3136.