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Teenagers need vaccines - There are vaccines that are recommended for health and will help prevent diseases throughout your lifetime. These vaccines and others are offered at the Kennedy Clinic - free for most students.
Meningitis ACWY - 2 doses. 1 @ 11 or 12 yo and booster @ 16 yo.
HPV (Human Papilloma Virus) - 3 dose series. Routinely given @ 11 or 12 yo. The second dose 1-2 months after first dose and the last one 6 months after first does. This is the first vaccine that prevents cancer... those that are caused by HPV.
Meningitis B - 2 dose series, given 1 month apart. Recommended for ages 16-18 yo.
If you are not sure if you have had these important vaccines, bring your immunization record to the clinic and we will review it for you.