Location: 4813 New Haven Ave., Fort Wayne, IN 46803 • Hours: 8 a.m. to Noon and 1 to 4 p.m., Monday - Friday
Meet the Staff: Lucinda Cress, RN; Jenifer Swanson, LPN: Tamar Brewer, MA; Laura Fair, Administrative Asst.; Lindsay Horace, Administrative Asst.
The Immunization Services Division operates an immunization clinic where vaccines are offered to children, teens and adults. The division also provides health information and vaccinations to foreign travelers and basic health screenings for newly-arriving refugees. In its effort to promote a safe and healthy environment for Allen County residents, the division also tests children for lead poisoning and assists with case management of lead poisoned children.
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The year the first vaccine was invented was 1796. It was the smallpox vaccine by Edward Jenner.