2nd Annual Florida Leadership Summit to Eliminate HPV-Related Cancers

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HPV Elimination – Leading Progress Statewide (HELPS)
Thursday, March 4, 2021

Course Description:
The course will raise awareness about HPV, HPV-related cancers, current HPV vaccination recommendations, current cervical cancer screening and treatment recommendations, progress made, and ways to address barriers in order to reach control and elimination of HPV-related cancers in both males and females. As a result of this conference, participants will be able to assess the vaccination and screening status of their constituents and learn evidence-based quality improvement tools and strategies they can adopt to address barriers and monitor rates of vaccine uptake and adherence to screening and treatment recommendations.  

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify Florida HPV vaccination rates and cervical cancer screening and treatment rates and learn where disparities may exist
  • Highlight strategies and quality improvement initiatives that address barriers among vulnerable populations when accessing care across the continuum
  • Dispel common myths that impact vaccine uptake and adherence to screening and treatment recommendations
  • Plan how to approach the topic of HPV vaccination with adults (26-45)
  • Discover how a patient can influence, impower, and impact others through advocacy
  • Discuss the impact of COVID-19 on HPV vaccination and cervical cancer screening rates
  • Discuss the impact of COVID-19 on clinical workflow to administer HPV vaccine and provider cervical cancer screening
  • Begin initial discussion to inform and create an action plan to achieve elimination goals

Course Directors:

Anna Giuliano, PhD
Director, Center for Excellence
Cancer Epidemiology

Susan Vadaparampil, PhD
ACD Community Outreach and Engagement
Community Outreach and Engagement

Location: Zoom Virtual Conference

Target Audience:  Physicians, Mid-Levels, RNs, Community Health Care, Patients/Caregivers

Registration coming soon!

Conference Contact: Kelly.Maharaj@Moffitt.org or Gina.Woodward@Moffitt.org