Harvard Dental Suspends Classes and Closes Clinic Because Student May Have Swine Flu

USA“Harvard dental school’s treatment clinic was closed Thursday night by local health authorities after a student developed a probable case of swine flu, The Boston Globe reported today. The university has temporarily suspended classes across the Longwood medical campus as well. The Boston Public Health Commission is checking to see whether any patients were treated by the student, who is now recovering, while he was contagious. The student may have picked up the virus by coming in contact with someone who had been to Mexico, the Globe reported …” (more)

[Beth McMurtrie, Chronicle of Higher Education, 1 May]


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