Cancer Prevention through Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination
Live Program Date: January 26, 2023
Register online: https://nfid.app.neoncrm.com/eventReg.jsp?event=470&
Join the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) for a discussion on the importance of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination to prevent certain types of cancer. In this recorded webinar, NFID Medical Director William Schaffner, MD, moderates this recorded webinar with presentations by Robert A. Bednarczyk, PhD, Associate Professor, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, and Margot L. Savoy, MD, MPH, Senior Vice President for Education, American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP).
At the conclusion of the webinar, participants will be able to:
- Discuss current ACIP recommendations for HPV vaccination
- Summarize data on HPV vaccine safety and efficacy
- Discuss disparities in US HPV vaccination coverage
- Describe strategies for overcoming barriers to increase HPV vaccination rates in the US
There is no fee to participate in this activity, but registration is required.
The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
NFID designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This webinar is supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc. NFID policies restrict funders from controlling program content.