St. Louis Public Radio News
7:40 am
Mon September 14, 2009

Officials urge Missourians to get flu shots

St. Louis – State health department Director Margaret Donnelly is urging Missourians to get vaccinated against both the seasonal flu and the new H1N1 strain.

On Monday, Donnelly will tour a Saint Louis University facility that is overseeing clinical trials for a swine flu vaccine. The school is one of several across the country that is testing flu vaccines for safety and effectiveness.