The role of schools in strengthening delivery of new adolescent vaccinations.

@article{Lindley2008TheRO,
  title={The role of schools in strengthening delivery of new adolescent vaccinations.},
  author={Megan C. Lindley and Lynda Boyer-Chu and Daniel B. Fishbein and Maureen S Kolasa and Amy B. Middleman and Thad E Wilson and JoEllen Wolicki and Susan C. Wooley},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2008},
  volume={121 Suppl 1},
  pages={S46-54}
}
Schools offer an opportunity to deliver new vaccines to adolescents who may not receive them in their medical home. However, school budgets and health priorities are set at the local level; consequently resources devoted to health-related activities vary widely. Partnering with schools requires soliciting buy-in from stakeholders at district and school levels and providing added value to schools. With appropriate resources and partnerships, schools could carry out vaccination-related activities… CONTINUE READING

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