Topic: Flu

During One of the Earliest Flu Seasons, Researchers Share Subtle Strategy for Promoting Vaccination

Dec. 21, 2012

With the nation experiencing one of the earliest flu seasons since the winter of 2003, Matthew McGlone an associate professor of communication studies in The University of Texas at Austin's College of Communication has discovered a subtle linguistic strategy for promoting vaccination.

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Better Drugs to Fight Flu is Goal of $1.5 Million NIH Project at University of Texas at Austin, Rice University

Oct. 22, 2009

University of Texas at Austin and Rice University scientists have won a $1.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to scrutinize the influenza A virus for clues that could lead to more effective antiviral drugs.

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Staff Council to host Influenza Forum

Sept. 8, 2009
Staff Council to host Influenza Forum

Last year at this time Bob Harkins' main priority was the special needs shelter at the Population Research Center in the wake of Hurricane Ike. This fall Harkins, associate vice president for campus safety and security, has a different priority H1N1 influenza.

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