Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine Safety - Self Study Guide

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Any Time
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Cost Range

Host And Instructor

National AHEC Organization
Julianne Gee, MPH


C.E. Credit for Physician: 1.00
The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
C.E. Credit for Nursing : 1.00
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1 contact hours. Designated for 0.3 contact hours of pharmacotherapy credit for Advance Practice Registered Nurses.
C.E. Credit for Pharmacy: 1.00
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the American Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Training Overview Description

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.

Event-specific Details

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.

Adolescent Health
Pharmacy Technician
NP - Family Practice
NP - Pediatric
NP - Women's Health
Other Mid-Level Providers
Other Nurse Practitioner
Physician Assistant
CNA/NA (Certified Nursing Assistant/Nursing Assistant)
Licensed Practical Nurse
Nurse Administrator
Nurse Anesthetist
Nurse Educator
Public Health Nurse
Registered Nurse
Registered Nurse - CNS
Family Medicine Physician

Registration Information

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