South Texas VA to hold vaccination clinic at A&M-San Antonio Feb. 27

By University Communications

Friday, 02 26 2021

Event strives to help south-side San Antonio Veterans

San Antonio – the South Texas Veterans Health Care System has partnered with Texas A&M University-San Antonio to hold a COVID-19 vaccination clinic between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021 on the Texas A&M University-San Antonio campus.

The event will be held in the Patriots’ Casa, located on the east side of the campus.

This clinic will focus only on providing Veterans their first dose of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. Veterans in priority groups as determined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will be reached out to by VA representatives for the scheduling of their appointments for the clinic.

The event intends to help reach approximately 500 Veterans who reside in south San Antonio and have difficulties reaching other vaccination sites.

For questions, Veterans are encouraged to visit the South Texas Veterans Health Care System website at www.southtexas.va.gov or call 210-617-5300.

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 Texas A&M University-San Antonio

Established as a stand-alone university in 2009, Texas A&M University-San Antonio is a comprehensive four-year public university that reflects the culturally diverse, heritage-rich community it serves. Situated on nearly 700 acres in south San Antonio, A&M-San Antonio is a Military Embracing™ institution offering 30 undergraduate degrees and 14 graduate degrees to nearly 6,800 students. The University is home to the Henry G. Cisneros Institute for Emerging Leaders and the Cyber Engineering Technology/Cyber Security Research Center. A&M-San Antonio holds the Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) designation. Military Times ranks the University No. 35 in the nation for “Best for Vets: Colleges.” Visit tamusa.edu for more information. #onamission