Flulapalooza® Set for Sept. 26th

Occupational Health Clinic
August 21, 2018

​​Flulapalooza®, Vanderbilt University Medical Center's annual mass influenza vaccination event, is set for Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the area between Light Hall and the Veteran's Administration Hospital.

Faculty, staff, students and volunteers from the Medical Center and Vanderbilt University are encouraged to receive a flu shot during the event.

More than 300 volunteers are needed to serve as vaccinators, vaccinator helpers, documenters and patient greeters, and all are asked to work either a two-hour or four-hour shift. All employees can participate as volunteers and should receive prior approval from their supervisor before volunteering for shifts. Registration information can be found here.

This year's event will continue to offer three vaccine choices: high-dose(recommended for those age 65 and older), egg-free (for those with egg allergies), and standard Quadrivalent (the four-component vaccine).

Visit our web page to read more about this year's Flulapalooza® event.