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Students and employees of NMU can be vaccinated against influenza free of charge

On the initiative of the administration of the National Medical University named after O.O. Bogomolets, on November 14-18, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., seasonal flu vaccination was organized for students and employees. You can get vaccinated for free at the polyclinic of our University.

With the support of the Public Health Center of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, vaccination will be done with the VAXIGRIP TETRA vaccine produced by the SANOFI company.

Influenza is a highly contagious viral disease with the possibility of serious complications and the risk of death. The influenza virus is transmitted by airborne droplets, airborne dust, as a result of close contact. Complications from the flu can be pneumonia and heart failure. The disease has symptoms similar to those of other acute respiratory viral infections, but is much more dangerous. At the first symptoms, it is necessary to consult a doctor, because self-medication can be harmful to your health. Symptoms of flu include sudden onset, headache, muscle and joint aches, sore throat, body temperature rising to 38°C or more, cough, and in some cases, vomiting and diarrhea.

The best prevention of influenza is vaccination. The vaccine protects against all current strains of influenza, is safe and effective. Contrary to popular myth, it does not weaken immunity, but, on the contrary, strengthens the body’s ability to resist the flu.

Therefore, scheduled vaccination of employees and students of the University against seasonal influenza will be carried out in compliance with sanitary and epidemiological conditions in the premises of the consultative and diagnostic polyclinic of the University Clinic at the address: str. Petro Sahaidachny, 10/5.

Vaccination schedule

Date Contingent Venue
14.11.22 Employees of the University Clinic, University Administration St. Petro Sahaidachny, 10/5
15.11.22 Employees of the Dental Medical Center, Faculty of Dentistry
16.11.22 Faculty of Medicine No. 1
17.11.22 Faculty of Medicine No. 2
18.11.22 Faculty of Medicine No. 3
Faculty of Medicine No. 4
Faculty of Medicine and Psychology
FPL of the ZSU