233450 Flu shot makes me sick

Tuesday, November 9, 2010 : 11:35 AM - 11:55 AM

Linda Rae Murray, MD, MPH , Chief Medical Officer, Cook County Department of Public Health, Chicago, IL
The presentation will describe the efforts of the Cook County Department of Public Health in conducting a school based H1N1 vaccination program. Differences in approaches, response and uptake will be described.

Learning Objectives:
1. Describe the factors contributing to mistrust from “minority” communities. 2. Describe actions Local Health Departments might take to decrease mistrust in poor and minority communities.

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Served as Incident Commander for Cook County Department of Public Health for H1N1 response
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.