Pasadena Public Health Department and Huntington Hospital Launch Flu Vaccination Campaign

NEWS MEDIA CONTACT:
Lisa Derderian, Pasadena Public Information Officer, City Manager’s Office, (626) 744-4755, lderderian@cityofpasadena.net
PRESS CONFERENCE

Pasadena Public Health Department and Huntington Hospital Launch
Flu Vaccination Campaign

WHAT: Pasadena Public Health Department and Huntington Hospital are teaming up to administer a mass flu shot clinic. Flu vaccinations are even more critical this year to avoid a “twindemic” as COVID-19 cases are still at a substantial level. Up to 400 community members are expected to be vaccinated at the clinic. This will be the first of many clinics throughout Pasadena.

WHEN: THURSDAY, SEPT. 23, 10 A.M. PST
Clinic setup will take place at this time, and Dr. Goh will be on site administering flu shots. Dr. Goh and Dr. Shriner will speak about the importance of yearly flu vaccinations for everyone age 6 months and older.
Clinic will open at 2 p.m. to the general public.

WHERE: Victory Park Main Parking Lot, 2575 Paloma St., Pasadena

WHO:
• Dr. Ying-Ying Goh, Director and Health Officer of Pasadena Public Health Department
• Dr. Kimberly A. Shriner, Medical Director of Infection Prevention and Control at Huntington Hospital.

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