Association on-demand webinar
This presentation was recorded on April 20,
How does a dentist interested
in promoting the HPV vaccine build a collaboration with a
medical provider? What actions can states take to build collaborative
partnerships that increase HPV vaccination? Please join Jessica Jack MD FAAP,
Pediatrician, & Scott Hamilton, DDS, Pediatric Dentist, Denver Health, and Tommy Johnson, DMD,
State Dental Director, Alabama Department of Public Health, to discuss partnership models and
This course is the third in the three-part series "HPV Cancers in Action"
from the ADA Council on Advocacy for Access & Prevention (CAAP). More than
ever, there is a need to increase awareness of HPV and of educating the public
on the need for HPV immunization. The administration of the HPV vaccine is a
safe and effective way to reduce the risk of HPV-related cancers, including
certain head and neck cancers. HPV is now associated with more than 20,000 cases
of head and neck cancer each year in the United States, according to the Centers
for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).