Photo Library

Warning: Some images are graphic. provides these image galleries to help educate the public about the importance of vaccination.

Many of these images have been graciously provided by health professionals and scientists from around the world. Those that are free to download include a download link.

Available images include children, teens, and adults receiving vaccinations from healthcare professionals; people affected by vaccine-preventable diseases; and micrographs of viruses, bacteria, and pathology specimens.

A doctor giving a vaccine shot to a young woman, with her sister, mother, and grandmother watching.

Other Image Libraries

Public Health Image Library

CDC’s database of photographs, illustrations, and videos.

Images from the History of Medicine

Database for archival posters, illustrations, portraits, and photographs.