Archive for Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Health department to host town hall meeting in Lawrence Thursday on swine flu

October 14, 2009

The Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department will host a town hall meeting on the H1N1 influenza virus, commonly known as swine flu, and the vaccination for it.

The meeting will be at 7 p.m. Thursday on the second floor of the Community Health Facility, 200 Maine.

The meeting will be led by Dan Partridge, director of the health department, and Dr. Christopher Penn, of the Internal Medicine Group, 4525 W. Sixth St.

Community members unable to attend the meeting or who would like to submit questions in advance may do so by e-mailing

For ongoing coverage of the swine flu issue, visit and click on swine flu season.


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