Still need a flu shot?
You’re not the only one to miss the campus flu clinics this fall. In response to popular demand, MIT Medical will hold an additional walk-in flu clinic on Thursday, February 1, 11 a.m.–3p.m., on the first floor of Building E23. Please remember to bring your MIT ID.
If you can’t make it on February 1, call MIT Medical’s Flu Line at 617-253-4865 to make an appointment.
Flu shots are available for patients of MIT Medical’s Pediatrics Service by appointment only.
Other places to get a flu vaccination
- A retail pharmacy (you may be charged a fee)
- Your own healthcare provider
- A clinic in your hometown
- Your local department of public health
- Adults aged 65 or older
- Smokers of any age
- People with chronic medical conditions, such as asthma, diabetes, heart disease, lung disease, and several others.
Another pneumococcal vaccine, Prevnar-13, is also recommended for persons over 65 and persons with certain immune system problems.
For more information, see "Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine: What You Need to Know" or "Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine: What you need to know." To receive the pneumococcal vaccine, schedule an appointment with your primary care provider.