US Government announces Flu-PSA contest winner - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

9/22/09

US Government announces Flu-PSA contest winner

By Kristin Beerman | email

Edited by Jon Bush | email 

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - The federal government has decided a rapping doctor from Long Island has the best method of getting flu prevention advice to young people, the group hardest hit by the Swine Flu so far this season. 

Out of more than 200 entries, Dr. John Clarke's "H1N1 Rap" has won the government's public service announcement contest.  Participants were asked to submit 15, 30, or 60-second videos via YouTube promoting good hygiene. 

Dr. Clarke will receive $2,500 and his video will play nationwide.  To see the other finalists and learn more about flu prevention, the government has provided this website, (click here).

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