Flulapalooza

  • Vanderbilt University

    Employee flu vaccinations available at Student Life Center Oct. 22, 29; student options still available

    Vanderbilt Occupational Health will host two FLUla-2-Uza events, open to faculty, staff and postdocs, from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 22 and 29 in the Student Life Center Ballroom.  Read More

    Oct. 15, 2021

  • Vanderbilt University

    Free flu shots and COVID booster shots available for Vanderbilt community  

    Vanderbilt is now offering free flu shots and free Pfizer COVID booster vaccines for eligible members of the Vanderbilt community. Read More

    Sep. 30, 2021

  • Flulapalooza 2019 is Sept. 25

    Flulapalooza set for Sept. 25

    Vanderbilt University Medical Center will host its ninth annual mass influenza vaccination event on Wednesday, Sept. 25. Flulapalooza 2019 will be held from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. in a tent between Light Hall and the Veterans Administration Hospital. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to get a free flu shot during the event. Read More

    Sep. 19, 2019

  • Vanderbilt University

    Flulapalooza is this Wednesday

    Flulapalooza, Vanderbilt University and Medical Center's annual free mass flu vaccination event, is set for Wednesday, Sept. 26, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the area between Light Hall and the Veteran's Administration Hospital. Read More

    Sep. 23, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Volunteers needed for Flulapalooza Sept. 26

    Volunteers are needed for Flulapalooza—for clinical and non-clinical staff as vaccinators, vaccinator helpers, documenters and for help with patient flow. Read More

    Sep. 6, 2018

  • Vanderbilt graduate student Patrice Wagner gets her flu shot at Flulapalooza on Oct. 1. (Joe Howell/Vanderbilt)

    Save the date for eighth annual Flulapalooza

    Vanderbilt faculty, staff and students are encouraged to get a free flu shot during the eighth annual mass vaccination event, set for Wednesday, Sept. 26, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the area between Light Hall and the Veteran’s Administration Hospital. Read More

    Aug. 21, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Flulapalooza 2017

    Susan Landfield, LPN, left, Alesia Young, LPN, and Jessica Hupp, LPN, were among the 13,938 people who received flu vaccinations at Wednesday’s Flulapalooza event. Read More

    Sep. 28, 2017

  • Vanderbilt University

    Dedicated volunteers help drive Flulapalooza’s success

    The floors are in, the tent is up, the vaccine and supplies are stocked and the volunteers are ready for the annual 12-hour vaccination marathon known as Flulapalooza, set for Wednesday, Sept. 27. Read More

    Sep. 21, 2017

  • Vanderbilt University

    Flulapalooza tent now up; event is Sept. 27

    Flulapalooza 7 is on track for Wednesday, Sept. 27, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. for employees, volunteers and students from the Medical Center and Vanderbilt University. Read More

    Sep. 15, 2017

  • Vanderbilt University

    Flulapalooza taking place a few weeks earlier this year

    Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) is gearing up for its seventh annual Flulapalooza mass influenza vaccination event, set for Wednesday, Sept. 27, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the area between Light Hall and the Veteran's Administration Hospital. Read More

    Sep. 7, 2017

  • Vanderbilt University

    Flulapalooza mass vaccination event set for Sept. 27

    What do 16,000 Band-Aids, 72 bottles of hand gel, 36 flat sheets, 30 trashcans, two wheelchairs, one crash cart and a 140-foot by 40-foot tent signal? Read More

    Aug. 24, 2017

  • Vanderbilt University

    Rolando named director of Occupational Health

    Lori Rolando, M.D., MPH, assistant medical director of the Occupational Health Clinic and assistant professor of Clinical Medicine, has been named director of Occupational Health for Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC). Read More

    Feb. 2, 2017

  • Vanderbilt University

    Flulapalooza 2016

    Biomedical sciences graduate student Erica Tross, right, receives a flu shot from Kim Steanson, DNP, at Tuesday’s Flulapalooza mass vaccination event. Organizers say 14,048 employees, students and volunteers received vaccinations at this year’s event. Read More

    Oct. 14, 2016

  • Vanderbilt University

    Flulapalooza mass vaccination event takes place Oct. 11

    Flulapalooza 6 will be held Tuesday, Oct. 11, and will offer staff, students and volunteers free flu shots. The event will take place in a large tent erected between Light Hall and Veteran’s Administration (VA) Hospital from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Read More

    Oct. 6, 2016

  • Vanderbilt University

    Flulapalooza mass vaccination event quickly approaching

    Flulapalooza is only a couple of weeks away and the deadline to submit an exemption request from receiving the influenza vaccine is quickly approaching. Read More

    Sep. 29, 2016

  • Vanderbilt University

    Volunteers needed for Flulapalooza 6

    Volunteers for nonclinical roles, including helping with patient flow, are needed for this year’s Flulapalooza, Vanderbilt University Medical Center’s mass influenza vaccination event. Flulapalooza 6 will be held Tuesday, Oct. 11, in a tent between Light Hall and the Veterans Administration Medical Center. Read More

    Sep. 7, 2016

  • Vanderbilt University

    Flulapalooza mass vaccination event set for Oct. 11

    Vanderbilt University and Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) will once again be offering faculty, staff, students and volunteers free flu shots at the upcoming Flulapalooza mass vaccination event. Read More

    Sep. 1, 2016

  • Vanderbilt graduate student Patrice Wagner gets her flu shot at Flulapalooza on Oct. 1. (Joe Howell/Vanderbilt)

    Save the date: Flulapalooza is Oct. 11

    Flulapalooza is a Vanderbilt University and Medical Center annual event, providing flu vaccination to faculty, staff and students at no charge. This year's Flulapalooza will be on Tuesday, Oct. 11, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Read More

    Sep. 1, 2016

  • Vanderbilt University

    Flulapalooza 2015

    Susan Hodgin, MSN, R.N., left, administers a flu shot at Wednesday’s Flulapalooza. According to officials, 14,498 staff, faculty and students were vaccinated at this year’s event, a Vanderbilt record. Read More

    Oct. 8, 2015

  • Vanderbilt University

    Flulapalooza mass vaccination event set for Oct. 7

    Vanderbilt University and Medical Center (VUMC) faculty, staff, students and volunteers will once again have the opportunity to be part of a mass flu vaccination event that four years ago more than doubled the current world record for the total number of vaccinations given in an eight-hour period. Read More

    Sep. 24, 2015