Join the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) for a discussion on the burden of human papillomavirus (HPV) and current HPV vaccination recommendations in the US.
NFID Medical Director Robert (Bob) H. Hopkins, Jr., MD, moderates the webinar with presentations by Cassandra (Sandy) Pingali, MS, MPH, Epidemiologist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and Sherri Zorn, MD, Pediatric Physician-Quality Improvement Coach, Washington Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), Washington HPV Free Task Force. Kimberly Williams, Chief Diversity Equity and Inclusion Officer at Cervivor, also shares her personal story as a cervical cancer survivor.
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Discuss current US recommendations for HPV vaccination
- Discuss coverage and disparities in HPV vaccination in the US
- Implement strategies to increase HPV vaccination rates in the US
There is no fee to participate in this activity, but pre-registration is required: https://nfid.app.neoncrm.com/np/clients/nfid/eventRegistration.jsp?event=532&
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 Credits™. 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.