Collin College Hosts "Keeping The Flu Off Your Fall Schedule" Wellness Lecture

Oct. 22, 2013 – Like clockwork, flu season hits every fall. To combat this yearly threat, Collin College Wellness, in partnership with the Medical Center of McKinney, will host “Keeping the Flu Off Your Fall Schedule” lectures from 1-2 p.m. on Nov. 6 and Nov. 22.

Veteran medical professionals will share useful tips on how to fight the flu and stay healthy. These free lectures are open to the public and will run as follows.

Dr. William Dodge, family medicine physician with Medical Center of McKinney
Wednesday, Nov.6
Preston Ridge Campus Room D131

Kelly Reynolds, Collin College professor and Registered Respiratory Therapist
Tuesday, Oct. 22
Central Park Campus Room E206

For more information, contact Lisa Huang at For campus addresses, visit

Medical Center of McKinney (MCM) is a growing 260-bed hospital with a 90-year history of serving the health care needs of McKinney and the surrounding communities. Over the past several years, MCM has strengthened its medical foundations by adding two new surgical robots, a newly remodeled labor and delivery suites, a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and an advanced biplane catherization (cath) lab to treat heart rhythm disorders. MCM was named one of the nation's Top Performers on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America.

Collin College serves nearly 53,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degrees and certificates. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and workforce development.