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Doctor leading the Army’s COVID-19 vaccine team speaks to IU medical community

Dr. Kayvon Modjarrad shows a slideshow about his institution's COVID-19 vaccine. He discusses that the structure and the platform of the virus matters the most when creating the vaccine.

Emily Owen, Staff Writer

September 30, 2020

Dr. Kayvon Modjarrad spoke to IU system faculty in biomedical research on Wednesday, discussing the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research's (WRAIR) work with emerging infectious diseases and its efforts to create a COVID-19 vaccine.     Why WRAIR is Important: The Walter Reed Army Institute...

Get Shot: Prevent the flu

Melissa Spade, Staff Contributer

October 22, 2014

Coughing, headaches, stuffy nose, fever, fatigue and body aches are eminent symptoms of the flu. With work, school, children and other responsibilities people do not have time to be bogged down with such symptoms. The best way to steer clear of this fate is to choose to get the flu vaccination,...