Knowing which vaccines are recommended (and getting your teens vaccinated) is one of the easiest things you can do to protect their health
Many don't realize the important role vaccines can play in keeping adolescents healthy
Call to Action: HPV Vaccination as a Public Health PriorityCall to Action by leading public health organizations urging healthcare professionals to be stronger advocates for HPV vaccination to prevent related cancers
What Vaccines Do Adolescents Need?Take this simple quiz to determine which vaccines you need and create a customized printout to bring to your next medical appointment.
The Case for Improving Adolescent Health: Helping Prepare Adolescents for a Healthy FutureReport covering the current health of US adolescents, and the evidence on how it will affect their futures, points to the need to improve adolescent healthcare.
Adolescent Vaccination: Protecting Adolescents Now and Into the FutureNational Foundation for Infectious Diseases: Call to Action addressing practical strategies for improving adolescent vaccination rates
NFID Report: Addressing the Challenges of Serogroup B Meningococcal Disease Outbreaks on CampusReport reviewing recent outbreaks of serogroup B invasive meningococcal disease on US college campuses
Recommended Immunization Schedule for Persons Age 0 through 18 YearsCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Recommended Immunization Catch-Up ScheduleCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Prevention and Control of Meningococcal DiseaseCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (March 2013)
ACIP Recommends HPV Vaccination for All Males Age 11 to 21 Years
National Foundation for Infectious Diseases
7201 Wisconsin Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814
P: (301) 656-0003 | F: (301) 907-0878