BURSTEIN TO RECEIVE FLU VACCINATION

NEWS ADVISORY

October 4, 2013

CONTACT: Peter Anderson / Peter.Anderson@erie.gov

Phone: (716)858-8500 / Mobile: (716) 270-7842

BURSTEIN TO RECEIVE FLU VACCINATION

Health Commissioner Will Demonstrate Simplicity of Process, Availability of Vaccines

 

ERIE COUNTY, NY— Erie County Health Commissioner Dr. Gale Burstein will receive her annual influenza vaccination on Monday, October 7, 2013 at 11:00 AM at the offices of the Buffalo Medical Group, 85 High Street in Buffalo. Getting vaccinated is the easiest way to prevent getting the flu during the upcoming flu season, and Dr. Burstein will demonstrate how easy it is to get the vaccination, as well as discuss the different types of immunizations available this year. Every flu season is different, and can begin as early as October. An annual flu vaccine is the best way to reduce chances of getting the flu and spreading it to others.

Burstein to Receive Flu Vaccination:

Date:             Monday, October 7, 2013

Time:            Shot will be administered at 11:00 AM; please plan on arriving on-site by 10:30

Location:       2nd floor offices, Buffalo Medical Group, 85 High Street, Buffalo NY.

                             Media should park in lot next to 85 High St; parking stub will be validated at front desk.

Event Contact:     Peter Anderson    270-7842

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