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Meningococcal Disease Prevention in College Toolkit


Meningococcal disease is a serious and deadly bacterial infection. Those age 16-23 years are at higher risk for meningococcal disease. This toolkit was developed as part of an education program* to help raise awareness about the importance of meningococcal disease prevention among healthcare professionals, college health administrators, students, and the general public.


Case Response Communications Materials

Guide to help plan meningitis outbreak response, including preparedness strategies and best practices for communication with the student body during an outbreak

Welcome Packet Template

Ready to use language about meningococcal disease for inclusion in materials distributed to parents and students during orientation and/or in new student welcome packets

*Developed with support from GSK and Pfizer Inc.

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