Do you need to learn more about HPV and how to communicate the importance of vaccinating to your patients? Check out the following free webinars available online. Framing the Conversation with Parents about the HPV Vaccine The goal of this activity is to educate clinicians on the importance of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine for children approaching adolescence and to provide strategies to educate parents about the importance of the vaccine for their childs well-being.Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to: Describe the burden of HPV-related disease in the United States Interpret the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices recommendations for HPV vaccination Identify successful strategies for improving HPV vaccination rates Communicating Safety and Efficacy of HPV Vaccine to Parents and Preadolescents The goal of this activity is to educate providers on communication techniques regarding the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine.Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to: Describe strategies for communicating a strong and effective HPV vaccination recommendation to patients aged 11 and 12 years, as well as to parents of patients older than 12 years who have not yet initiated or completed the HPV vaccine series Assist parents in making decisions to have their children vaccinated against HPV infection by providing reassuring, confident, and concise responses to parental questions about HPV vaccination HPV in Our Midst: Understanding the Problem and Having the Conversation 30 minute video to help understand the HPV problem and assist with patient conversations Recommending HPV Vaccine Successfully Short 6 minute video introduction to HPV Vaccine.
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- Framing the Conversation with Parents about the HPV Vaccine
- Communicating Safety and Efficacy of HPV Vaccine to Parents and Preadolescents
- HPV in Our Midst: Understanding the Problem and Having the Conversation
- Recommending HPV Vaccine Successfully