SU closes vaccination center

COVID-19 mass vaccination site at Shenandoah University

Shenandoah University’s mass vaccination center will be hosting its final clinic Thursday, May 6th as the James R Wilkins Jr Athletics and Events Center will return to hosting events for SU.

The vaccination clinic has totaled more than 65,000 shots in arms since opening its doors in mid January.

Valley Health, Shenandoah University, and the Lord Fairfax Health District worked together to create the clinic.

The location was staffed with a combination of employees from those partners as well as community volunteers.

Final first doses will be administered by Thursday, April 29th while the follow up dose will be held elsewhere.

Second doses will continue until Thursday, May 6th.

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City of Winchester honors SU’s vaccination clinic

su local vaccination efforts

Winchester Mayor David Smith presented a proclamation of appreciation to the mass vaccination clinic at Shenandoah University.

At the James R. Wilkins Jr. Athletics and Events Center yesterday Fri. Mar.5.

The proclamation honors and thanks the volunteers and school staff for going above and beyond in the operation of the clinic.

The Mayor also praised the partnership between Shenandoah University (SU), Valley Health (VH) and the Lord Fairfax Health District (LFHD).

The Mayor marveled at the ability of all involved to create such a well organized, safe vaccination clinic for the City and surrounding area.

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