October 09, 2017
Practical Strategies for Protecting Our Community from HPV-Related Cancers
San Antonio, TX
Healthcare and public health professionals will learn:
- About the pathogenesis of oropharyngeal cancer and other HPV-related cancers in non-cervical sites and vaccine recommendations for boys.
- The impact of HPV-related cancers in Texas and recommendations for prevention, including information on the 9-valent vaccine.
- Best practices to improve HPV vaccination rates in clinics, including a guide on how to address concerns from patients or parents specific to HPV vaccination and key talking points.
Continuing Medical Education
Accreditation: Dannemiller is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), American Nurses Credentialing Center's Accreditation Program (ANCC); and is Accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), California Board of Registered Nursing (CBRN) and Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR), which conducts continuing medical education ("CME/CE") for scientific and educational purposes.
This event will provide 3.0 credits, ACCME and ANCC.
Special thanks to our community partners
We would also like to thank our community partner for collaborating with us on this event:
For questions regarding this event, please contact: Cherise Rohr-Allegrini at callegrini@immunizeUSA.org or (210) 326-9248.
The Epidemic of HPV-Related Cancers at Non-Cervical Sites: Why Our Boys Must Be Vaccinated
Erich M. Sturgis, MD, MPH
Professor, Department of Head & Neck Surgery and Department of Epidemiology
Christopher & Susan Damico Chair in Viral Associated Malignancies
Administrative Leader HPV-Related Cancers Moon Shot
Program Director MD Anderson Oropharynx Program
A Vaccine to Prevent Cancer:the Moral Imperative to Improve HPV Vaccination Rates
Lois M Ramondetta MD
Professor Gynecologic Oncology
Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine
Chief Gynecologic Oncology LBJ Hospital
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center & Harris Health System
Improving HPV Immunization: A Review of Best Practices in South Texas
Cherise Rohr-Allegrini, PhD, MPH The Immunization Partnership