You Are the Key to HPV Cancer Prevention – Train the Trainer
At a Glance
You Are the Key to HPV Cancer Prevention – Train the Trainer is presented as a web-on-demand video released on October 26, 2017. Continuing education is available until October 26, 2019.
Description: Low HPV vaccination rates are leaving another generation of boys and girls vulnerable to devastating HPV cancers. Vaccination could prevent most of these cancers. CDC is looking to you to make an effective recommendation for HPV vaccination when kids are 11 and 12 years old. Provided in this presentation is up-to-date information on HPV infection/disease, HPV vaccine, ACIP recommendations, and ways to successfully communicate with patients and their parents about HPV vaccination. Find out how to reduce missed opportunities by recommending HPV vaccine the same way and same day you recommend other routinely recommended adolescent vaccines.
Audience: Immunization Providers (Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, Physician’s Assistants, DoD Paraprofessionals, Medical Students, etc.)
Julianne Gee, PhD Epidemiologist, Immunization Safety Office, DHQP/CDC
Sharon Humiston, MD, MPH Fellow of American Academy of Pediatrics; Children’s Mercy Hospital Kansas City; Professor of Pediatrics University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
Lauri Markowitz, MD HPV Team Lead, Division of Viral Diseases; CDC/NCIRD
Jill B Roark, MPH Health Communication Specialist, NCIRD/CDC
Melinda Wharton, MD, MPH Director, Immunization Services Branch, NCIRD/CDC
Continuing Education Info: Download CE factsheet [2 pages]
The course number for this program is WD2911. CE expiration date: October 26, 2019
Important information for obtaining continuing education will be provided during the course; please make note of course number and verification code. After viewing the video, participants can go to CDC’s online learning system to register for and obtain continuing education. Consult the above CE information factsheet for specific details. General instructions are available in the CE How-to Guide.
Section 508 and Accessibility: Contact NIPinfo@cdc.gov if you need help with accessibility for the webcast.
- Page last reviewed: November 27, 2017
- Page last updated: January 16, 2018
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