NH DHHS - Seasonal Influenza Briefing

WHEN: Thursday, September 9 at 11:15 AM

WHAT: Briefing Regarding Upcoming Influenza Season

New Hampshire’s Deputy State Epidemiologist Dr. Jodie Dionne-Odom will provide a briefing to the media regarding the upcoming influenza season. This year the seasonal flu vaccine will protect against three strains of influenza, including H1N1. There are also new recommendations this year regarding who should receive the seasonal influenza vaccine; Dr. Dionne-Odom will explain the changes. Media outlets that would like to attend in person are welcome to do so. It will be held at 29 Hazen Drive, in Concord. This availability is to help ensure that all media outlets have an opportunity to have their questions answered.