School Based Flu Immunizations - Maricopa County, AZ (Cohort 1 - 2012)

Team Members

  • Jeanne Fowler - Public Information Officer, Maricopa County Public Health
  • Jennifer Tinney - Program Manager, AZ Partnership for Immunizations
  • Kristen Landry - Public Information Officer, Madison School District
  • Rebecca Nevedale - Associate Director, AZ Chapter, Academy of Pediatrics

 

Team Overview

The goal is to create H1N1 community or herd immunity by developing a public and private collaboration to increase immunization rates in school-aged children without depending solely on physicians. Maricopa County has been piloting various programs and plans on developing a model that can be used by other health departments across the country.