Pediatric Infectious Diseases

  • Children's Specialty Center
  • Medical Center Campus
  • East Pavilion, Level 4
  • 111 Colchester Avenue
    Burlington, VT, 05401
  • Phone: 802-847-8200
  • Monday-Friday, 8 AM-5 PM
  • Directions

Where to get a Whooping Cough Vaccination

The Vermont Department of Health has classified whooping cough (pertussis) as an epidemic, and is urging all Vermonters over the age of 11 to get vaccinated. 
 
Individuals can contact their primary care provider to request a vaccination. 
 
Call 2-1-1 or visit the Department of Health for more information.


Fletcher Allen's University of Vermont Medical Group providers offer expert, compassionate care to treat the full range of infectious diseases in children and adolescents.

From H1N1 to whooping cough to more serious illnesses related to HIV/AIDS and everything in between, our infectious disease team is specially trained to diagnose and treat infections of all types.

As a university hospital, you can be assured of receiving care from highly skilled clinicians who are knowledgeable of the latest developments in the field.

At the Vermont Children’s Hospital, your child will benefit from access to the most recent therapies and treatments, and a personalized, child-centered approach catered to his or her specific needs.