The Flu and You: What You Need to Do

October 20, 2020

Hosting Org: Stony Brook Medicine

Date: October 20, 2020

Time: 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location: This is a virtual event.

Event Link: The Flu and You: What You Need to Do

Why is the flu vaccine so important this year?

Find out what Long Islanders need to know about the flu in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Join trusted health experts, Health Commissioners from the Suffolk and Nassau County Departments of Health, for a FREE Zoom webinar on Tuesday, Oct. 20, from 7 to 8 PM. They will answer your questions about the flu vaccine and provide advice for maintaining your and your family’s health during this unprecedented public health crisis, with a potential “second wave” of coronavirus.

Moderator will be Lisa Benz Scott, PhD, Director of the Program in Public Health at Stony Brook Medicine. Translator will be Héctor E. Alcalá, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Department of Family, Population and Preventive Medicine and Core Faculty Program in Public Health, Stony Brook Medicine.

Click here to register for this free presentation and submit in advance any questions you may have for the health commissioners about the safety and importance of obtaining the flu vaccine this year.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Co-Sponsored By:
Suffolk County Department of Health Services
Nassau County Department of Health
Stony Brook Program in Public Health
Department of Family, Population and Preventive Medicine, Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University

With support from the Stony Brook University Alumni Association.



Lisa Benz Scott, PhD
Director, Program in Public Health and MPH Program Director
Phone: 631.444.8811 (office)