Flu Twitter Chat
Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015
Noon-1 p.m. CST
Join experts from the Minnesota Department of Health and Mayo Clinic for a Twitter chat about flu and flu vaccine moderated by the Star Tribune. The chat is in observance of National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW). We will touch on general flu and flu vaccine information as well as some information for people at high risk of complications if they get sick with flu.
Follow MDH on Twitter: @mnhealth. Attention: Non-MDH link
Featured MDH experts:
- Denise Dunn, R.N., M.P.H
Immunization Education & Partnerships Unit Manager
- James Peacock, PhD
Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention Unit
- Susan K. Ross, R.N., AE-C
Senior Clinical Advisor
Featured Mayo Clinic experts:
- Robert Jacobson, M.D.
Pediatrician and Medical Director of the Employee and Community Health Immunization Program at Mayo Clinic.
- Stephen Campbell, M.D.
Chief Quality Officer and Family Physician at Mayo Clinic, Southwest Minnesota Region.
Attention: Non-MDH links
- Allie Shah, Healthy Living and Wellness Reporter at
Star Tribune. Attention: Non-MDH link
- Vaccine Clinic Look-Up
Find a flu vaccine clinic near you.
- Prevent the Flu: Videos
Video series featuring the Commissioner of Health, Dr. Ed Ehlinger, interviewing Minnesotans about influenza and flu shots.
- Seasonal Influenza (Flu)
Information on influenza from the Centers for Disease Prevention and Control. Attention: Non-MDH link