Learn the Facts:
Get information on the burden of HPV cancers in Alaska, the appropriate HPV vaccination schedule for your patients age, and how to respond to parents questions about the HPV vaccine.
Presented by: Dr. Melissa Hardesty
Dr. Hardesty is a board certified gynecologic oncologist. She completed a 4 year
fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at the University of Washington with experience in many complex surgical and medical situations. Before completing her fellowship, Dr. Hardesty (formerly Dr. Thrall) worked in rural Arizona close to the Navajo
reservation as an OB GYN. Dr. Hardesty is passionate about providing care to the women of Alaska with gynecologic cancers and complex pelvic disorders.
This event is coordinated and sponsored by the American Cancer Society and Let Every Woman Know Alaska.
*Funding for this presentation was also made possible by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Grant No.1H23IP000960 to the National AHEC Organization. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and 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 U.S. Government.
Additional HPV Provider resources are available at www.cdc.gov/hpv/hcp
Light Breakfast will be served!
Conference Room # TBD.