KU News Release

September 20, 2012
Contact: Mai Hester, KU Student Health Services, 785-864-6351

Watkins Memorial Health Center to be closed Friday morning

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LAWRENCE — KU Student Health Services and Counseling and Psychological Services at the University of Kansas will be closed from 8 a.m. to noon Friday, Sept. 21, to provide staff members time to attend the funeral services of SHS physician Dr. Patricia Denning.

Students needing urgent medical care during this time are advised to call 911 or seek attention at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 325 Maine St. SHS and CAPS will resume normal services at noon.

Testing Services will not be closed during this time.

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