Wednesday, June 7, 2023 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
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The Pond House in the Elizabeth Park Conservancy 
1555 Asylum Ave,
West Hartford, CT 06117, CT

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CT Cancer Partnership 

Connecticut Cancer Partnership

HPV Vaccination: Progress and Challenges

Pond House, West Hartford


You are invited to join the Connecticut Cancer Partnership's HPV Vaccination Workgroup in an informational summit on HPV vaccination. Topics to be covered include HPV-related disease, rates of vaccination in Connecticut, the roles of oral health practitioners and school -based health centers in HPV education and vaccination, and  improvement projects in pediatric practices.

Welcome. Dr. Jody Terranova, Deputy Commissioner, CT DPH

 Keynote: HPV: A Global to Local Perspective.  Mitchell Clark, MD, FRCSC, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Yale University School of Medicine 

 State of HPV Vaccination Efforts in Connecticut. Deepa Mavani, MPH, CT DPH Immunization Program.

 Promoting Strategies to Increase HPV Vaccination in a Pediatric Primary Care Setting.  Terri Bernstein, APRN, Greenwich Pediatrics

 HPV-related oral and oropharyngeal disease, patient education, and prevention: an oral healthcare perspective. Dr. Easwar Natarajan,  DMSc., Associate Professor in the Division of Oral & Maxillofacial Diagnostic Sciences UConn School of Dentistry

School-based Health Centers and HPV Vaccination. Rachel DeMarco, APRN, Community Health Center, Inc.

How can we continue to make progress? Connecticut Cancer Partnership’s HPV Vaccination Workgroup