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Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine education for health care professionals

Methodist Hospitals is partnering with the American Cancer Society and the Indiana Immunization Coalition to present an educational seminar to health care professionals only on “HPV Vaccine: A Road to an HPV Cancer Free Generation.” Attendees will learn about HPV related cancers and how health care professionals can work to eliminate them in the next generation. This event is open to physicians and healthcare professionals and free Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) credits will be offered to all that attend.

Event Topics and speakers will include the following: HPV and Oropharyngeal Cancers by Aidnag Diaz, MD Radiation Oncologist, Rush University; and Overcoming Barriers and Addressing Objections by Dr. Sarah Bosslet, president, Indiana Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics; Witham Pediatrics.

The event will be held on Saturday, August 25, 2018; from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Purdue University Northwest, 2200 169th Street, Hammond, IN, in the Student Union Library Building – Alumni Hall. Continental breakfast and lunch will be served. For additional information contact Gail Magsaysay, RN, Oncology Navigator at Methodist Hospitals, or call 219-757-7034.

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