Preventing HPV-associated cancer by maximizing vaccine uptake
After watching this activity, participants should be better able to:
- Illustrate the importance of vaccinating children and adolescents against HPV to prevent cancer in adulthood
- Describe recent guidelines and best practices for HPV vaccine eligibility and administration
- Appraise the barriers to HPV vaccine uptake in different populations and how they may be overcome
In this activity, three experts discuss the importance of HPV vaccination in preventing malignancies, and consider the barriers to HPV vaccine uptake and share strategies of how to overcome them. This discussion is guided by pre-canvassed questions provided by healthcare professionals involved in HPV vaccination.
This activity is jointly provided by USF Health and touchIME. read more
This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of primary care physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses and pharmacists involved in HPV vaccination.
USF Health adheres to the Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education. All individuals in a position to influence content have disclosed to USF Health any financial relationship with an ineligible organization. USF Health has reviewed and mitigated all relevant financial relationships related to the content of the activity. The relevant relationships are listed below. All individuals not listed have no relevant financial relationships.
Prof. Lynette Denny discloses: Advisory board or panel fees from Vaccitech. Other financial or material support (royalties, patent, etc.) from UptoDate. Speaker’s bureau fees from Roche Diagnostics.
Prof. Eduardo Franco discloses: Advisory board or panel fees from BD Biosciences, Roche, Merck and PathoVax. Grants/research support from Merck. Other financial or material support (royalties, patent, etc.) for a registered patent entitled “DNA methylation markers for early detection of cervical cancer”.
Prof. Daniel Kelly has no financial interests/relationships or affiliations in relation to this activity.
Sally Alrabaa, MD has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Touch Medical Contributors
Sadaf Kazi discloses: Employee of or independent contractor relationship with AS&K Communications-Remedica (Relationship Terminated).
Katrina Lester has no financial interests/relationships or affiliations in relation to this activity.
USF Health Office of Continuing Professional Development and touchIME staff have no financial interests/relationships or affiliations in relation to this activity.
Requirements for Successful Completion
In order to receive credit for this activity, participants must review the content and complete the post-test and evaluation form. Statements of credit are awarded upon successful completion of the post-test and evaluation form.
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This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through a joint providership of USF Health and touchIME. USF Health is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
USF Health designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS) – European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) has an agreement of mutual recognition of continuing medical education (CME) credit with the American Medical Association (AMA). European physicians interested in converting AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM into European CME credit (ECMEC) should contact the UEMS (www.uems.eu).
Advanced Practice Providers
Physician Assistants may claim a maximum of 0.75 Category 1 credits for completing this activity. NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society.
The AANPCP accepts certificates of participation for educational activities approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM by ACCME-accredited providers. APRNs who participate will receive a certificate of completion commensurate with the extent of their participation.
Date of original release: 31 July 2023. Date credits expire: 31 July 2024.
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