Student Health Center

  • Free Measles/Mumps/Rubella Immunizations

    March 27, 2017

    The Student Health Center, in collaboration and with assistance of the Adair County Health Department, will be providing 400 FREE MMR (measles/mumps/rubella) IMMUNIZATIONS on a first-come/first-serve basis on Thursday, March 30. The clinic will be held in Georgian Room B of the Student Union Building, from 10 am to 5 pm. No appointment is necessary … Read More

  • Mumps

    February 7, 2017

    Dear Students, Faculty & Staff, As of this morning, Truman has three confirmed cases of mumps among students on our campus.  Six more students have been clinically evaluated for mumps and are awaiting confirmation by lab results.  The three confirmed cases were adequately immunized for mumps, having received two MMR vaccines. People who have received … Read More

  • Influenza Information

    January 31, 2017

    Dear Faculty, Staff, and Students, With widespread influenza activity in MO currently, the Student Health Center would like to provide some suggestions to keep our campus healthy and prevent an onslaught of flu cases on campus.  Remember, influenza is a contagious viral respiratory disease characterized by abrupt onset of fever, body aches, and cough or … Read More

  • Zika Virus

    February 22, 2016

    Students, Faculty and Staff, With midterm break in our upcoming future, the Health Center wanted to provide you with information regarding the Zika virus in the event that you might have plans to travel to one of the areas affected.  Popular spring break travel sites in Mexico and the Caribbean are currently impacted, as are … Read More

  • Outbreak of Mumps

    July 7, 2015

    Dear Truman incoming and returning students, In our continuing efforts to keep our community safe, we are sending you this notice regarding an outbreak of mumps at the University of Missouri-Columbia (MU). Currently, five students have been confirmed with the disease. Truman does not require vaccination for mumps, but since we require measles vaccination, most … Read More

  • University Preparation regarding Ebola Outbreak in West Africa

    August 5, 2014

    Truman State University Student Health is currently monitoring the Ebola outbreaks in the West African countries of Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Nigeria through vigilant attention to CDC updates and advisories, any available guidance from the American College Health Association and coordination with the Missouri Department of Health and Truman’s Center for International Education. Any … Read More