Vaccines for Adolescents and Young Adults

Dr. Charles Irwin, Project Director of the AYAH-NRC, presented at the Marin Healthcare District Community Health Seminar on “Vaccines, Immunizations, and Public Health” (June 19, 2018).

Dr. Irwin’s presentation focused on:

  • impact of vaccinations on public health;
  • adolescent recommended vaccinations;
  • Vaccination coverage in adolescents*;
  • public health consequences of non-compliance*;
  • and recommended measures to improve compliance.

*includes California and U.S. data.

Clinical, public health and other professionals are welcome to adapt these slides for their own professional use. To include vaccination data for your state, please visit CDC’s TeenVaxView to obtain vaccination data on HPV, Tdap, MenACWY, MMR, Varicella, and HepB.

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This product was supported by a grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under cooperative agreement U45MC27709, the Adolescent and Young Adult Health National Resource Center. The information, content and/or conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.