After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:
-Describe the background of the HPV vaccine
-Explain the US vaccine safety systems
-Discuss the HPV vaccine safety findings
-Cite effective communication messages on HPV vaccine safety
-Provide appropriate care and counsel for patients and their families.
Julianne Gee, MPH
Immunization Safety Office,
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This activity is intended for Physicians, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, Nurse Practitioners and Nurses engaged in care of adolescents and young adults needing immunizations.
Estimated Time to Complete Activity: 1 hour
Funding for this study guide was made possible by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, cooperative agreement number, NH23IP000960. The views expressed in the written materials an by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services, nor does the mention of trade names, commercial practices or organizations imply endorsement by the US Government.
Available for credit until: February 25, 2020.
Participants must: 1) read the learning objectives and disclosures; 2) study the educational activity; and 3) complete the post-test and the evaluation form. If you successfully complete the post-test (score of 75% or higher), your certificate will be made available immediately. Click on View Certificate and print the certificate for your records. If you receive a 74% or less, you will receive a message notifying you that you did not pass the post-test. You may retake the post-test until successful.