MEDIA ADVISORY: State Health Commissioner to Respond to Questions about Flu Vaccines

ALBANY, N.Y. (September 28, 2009) - On Tuesday, September 29, at 2 p.m. in the Corning Tower 14th Floor Conference Room, State Health Commissioner Richard F. Daines, M.D., will hold a media availability and respond to questions about both the seasonal and H1N1 flu vaccines.

NOTE: News media planning to attend are required to pre-register. See information below.

WHO: Richard F. Daines, M.D., Commissioner of Health

WHAT: Responds to questions about the seasonal and H1N1 flu vaccines.

WHEN: Tuesday, September 29 at 2 p.m.

WHERE: 14th Floor Conference Room, Corning Tower, Albany, NY 12237

Pre-Registration Required: Due to security requirements at the Corning Tower, news media planning to attend must pre-register by contacting Denise Trudeau (dmt06@health.state.ny.us) or Jennifer Bishop (jmb27@health.state.ny.us) or calling 518-474-7354, ext.1. When pre-registering, please provide name, news agency, and general office phone number. An official news media ID must be presented on arrival.