Free HPV Vaccine CME from AHEC and the CDC
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Title: “You Are the Key to HPV Cancer Prevention: Understanding the Burden of HPV Disease, the Importance of the HPV Vaccine Recommendation, and Communicating About HPV Vaccination”
Faculty: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Credits available:
1.5 ACCME credit hours for physicians
1.4 ANCC contact hours for nurses
1.4 ACPE contact hours for pharmacists
The National AHEC Organization and the Pennsylvania AHECs are pleased to provide you with this free continuing education opportunity to learn more about HPV vaccination and the need for a strong recommendation in girls and boys 11-12 years old. This presentation includes up-to-date information on HPV infection/disease, the HPV vaccine, and ways to successfully communicate with patients and parents about it.
Jointly provided by Postgraduate institute for Medicine and the National AHEC Organization
Funding for this self-study guide was made possible by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention Grant No. 1H23IP000960-01 to the National AHEC Organization. The views expressed in this written document do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services, nor does the mention of trade names, commercial practices or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government

Archived Webinars:

You can also review an archived non-credit webinar "Countering HPV Vaccination Opposition" by clicking here.  
This webinar includes a brief history of the anti-vaccine movement, highlights contemporary sources of misinformation and offers strategies for providing valid information.
Useful Links:

The following are links to some excellent HPV work done by the CDC & NAO:
Tips & Time-Savers for Talking with Parents  
HPV Vaccine Information for Clinicians
How PA compares to the US in HPV vaccination


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