New Adolescent Resource Guide
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
AIM is excited to launch the AIM Adolescent Immunization Resource Guide!
Vaccination rates for some adolescent vaccines remain below Healthy People 2020 goals, leaving millions of adolescents vulnerable to serious health risks. So, AIM is developing a resource guide that offers a selection of activities and strategies to enhance and improve the delivery of vaccinations throughout adolescence, from middle school to college.
Each of the nine chapters will offer a menu of adolescent-focused strategies that Immunization Programs can adopt, adapt, or use as inspiration in planning or brainstorming exercises. Recognizing that Immunization Programs vary substantially in the resources available for adolescent immunization efforts and in their public health infrastructure, the Resource Guide offers activities at three levels:
The Adolescent Immunization Resource Guide will be released chapter by chapter. Check the AIM website at www.immunizationmanagers.org/adolescents frequently for the latest updates.