Pandemic planning looks ahead to winter and traditional flu season

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 24, 2020 4:00 AM CT | Published: July 24, 2020 4:00 AM CT

Two local leaders in the pandemic fight said on "Behind The Headlines" there would be a stronger-than-usual push for flu vaccinations. Shelby County Health Department Director Alisa Haushalter also said the role of schools in the pandemic makes reopening them – virtually or in person – an important part of battling the virus.


Behind The Headlines COVID-19 pandemic Dr. Stephen Threlkeld Alisa Haushalter
Bill Dries

Bill Dries

Bill Dries covers city government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.

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