The Observer

Don't fall victim to the anti-vax trend – you'll become a victim of the flu. (GRAPHIC BY STEPH LAWLOR)

Give Shots a Shot

November 7, 2018

There are four pharmacies where you can get your flu shot within three blocks of Fordham’s Lincoln Center campus, and it is free under most insurance plans.

Women have the ability to look up the HPV vaccine on their own and decide if it’s a healthy choice for them. (Benjamin Benschneider/Seattle Times/MCT)

What’s the Truth About the HPV Vaccine? Take Your Own Advice, Not the Politicians’

October 5, 2011

Research the Facts Yourself to Determine If the Vaccine is Right for You By SARAH ALDER Contri...

Fordham Prepares For Possible H1N1 Outbreak

June 25, 2011

Guidelines Established for Treatment, Prevention of H1N1 Virus By Cecilia Mann Staff Writer Published: September 24, 2009 Fordham University has established guidelines for the prevention and treatment of the H1N1 virus among its students, a measure taken in response to what health officials are calling a “rea...

NYS Immunization Policies Urge Students to Comply to Avoid Academic Holds

May 24, 2011

By Angie Chen, Staff Writer For some Fordham students, putting off required immunizations can potentially result in a state-imposed ban from class attendance. According to Student Health Services (SHS), New York State Law 2165 mandates that students born on or after January 1, 1957 must submit documentation of vaccinations...