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Guide to HPV Resources for Local Health Departments

Tuesday, September 19, 2017   (0 Comments)
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NACCHO recently released an updated edition of its Guide to Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Resources for Local Health Departments. The guide provides a collection of tools and resources that LHDs can use to increase awareness, knowledge, and uptake of the HPV vaccine. Learn more »

Plan to attend the local HPV Summits in Wisconsin:

Find out more and register by clicking here.

PURPOSE OF THE SUMMITS

The Wisconsin HPV Vaccine Summit series aims to improve HPV immunization rates throughout Wisconsinbproviding:

   Current data on state-specific HPV disease epidemiology and immunization rates

•   Updates on disease caused by HPV from regional experts

•   Current information on HPV vaccine safety

•   Ways to advocate for organizational support of adolescent immunizations

 

TAKE PART IN THESE INTERACTIVE SESSIONS:

   Discussions on how to address vaccine hesitancy

•   Best practices for improving timely completion of the entire HPV vaccine series

•   A forum for sharing HPV-related quality improvement projects from across the state

•   Discussion of the barriers faced in initiating and completing HPV immunizations

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND THE SUMMITS?

These conferences are offered to vaccine advocates from organizations engaged in activities to improve the health of adolescents and prevent cancerWe invite representatives from all organizations and providers who can help implement HPV immunization program improvements across Wisconsin and promote timely HPV immunizations. Supporting HPV vaccine champions is critical to increasing HPV immunization rates and ensuring that all Wisconsin residents have an equal opportunity to prevent HPV disease. Come prepared to share!



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