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Adolescent Immunization

What shots do adolescents need?

Adolescents (11-18) need shots to protect them from several vaccine preventable diseases.  These shots are:

Flu (Influenza) every year
Tdap (Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis - one vaccine)
HPV (Human papillomavirus)

These vaccines are a part of the recommended immunization schedule. To learn what age people should get these shots and how many doses are required, check out these websites.

Vaccines by Age     Full Immunization Schedule


Oregon school and college required shots

Some of the shots adolescents need are also required for school or college in Oregon.

Immunization Requirements for School

Immunization Requirements for College

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