Upon completion participants will be able to:
- Describe why HPV vaccination is important for cancer prevention.
- Identify the appropriate HPV vaccination schedule based on patient age.
- Describe effective HPV vaccine recommendations for patients age 11 or 12 years, as well as for age 13 years and older.
- Develop self-efficacy in delivering effective HPV vaccination recommendations
- Identify reassuring, confident, and concise responses to parental questions about HPV vaccination.
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