Grand Salon A/B
Monday, March 17, 2008: 3:30 PM-4:30 PM

C1: Status of Adolescent Vaccination Coverage: National and Local Perspectives

Presenters in this workshop will discuss 1) current mechanisms in place for monitoring national adolescent vaccination coverage levels; 2) timing of adolescent vaccination and compliance with recommendations of vaccination at 11-12 years of age; and 3) methods used for measuring adolescent vaccination coverage levels at the local level.
Moderator:Abigail Shefer
3:30 PMIntroductory Remarks
3:35 PMMonitoring adolescent vaccination coverage: the National Immunization Survey-Teen (NIS-Teen), 2006
Nidhi Jain, Shannon Stokley
3:50 PMTiming of adolescent vaccinations: vaccination at the recommended 11 to 12 year old visit and catch-up vaccination at ages 13-17
Shannon Stokley, Mary McCauley, Nidhi Jain
4:05 PMDialing up for Teen Shots: Immunization Status of San Diego County Adolescents
Wendy Wang, Michelle Picardal, Naomi Katzir, Mark H. Sawyer, Michelle DeGuire, Kathleen Worthing Gustafson, Adrienne Collins-Yancey
4:20 PMDiscussion

The 42nd National Immunization Conference (NIC) of CDC