A jab for Elvis helped America beat polio. Now doctors have recruited him again

Stephen Mawdsley (Interviewee)

Activity: Other activity typesTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Media article or participation


Film of Presley’s 1956 publicity campaign is posted online to boost immunisation crusade against today’s global threats.
Period24 Apr 2016
Held atThe Guardian


  • Elvis Presley
  • polio
  • immunisation
  • vaccination
  • disability
  • prevention
  • teens