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HPV Vaccination

I. Websites

HPV Champion Toolkit (AAP)
Resources to help educate healthcare professionals, discuss HPV vaccination with parents, and make necessary changes in practice to improve HPV vaccination rates. 

A Guide to Adolescent Immunizations: Flip Chart for Pediatric Offices and Parents (AAP)
Discusses adolescent immunizations with patients and families and answers questions on adolescent vaccines in infographics with health care provider talking points; available as an electronic resource and in print; available in English, Spanish, and Chinese.

Immunization Schedule for Preteens and Teens (7 through 18 Years) (CDC)
Summarizes the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommendations for currently licensed vaccines for preteens and teens from 7 through 18 years of age.

Adolescent Health Initiative (University of Michigan)
The Adolescent Health Initiative works to advance innovative adolescent-centered health care through practice improvement, education, research, and youth and community engagement and transform the health care landscape to optimize adolescent and young adult health and well-being. The website includes resources and tools including “Starter Guides” (topics include Adolescent Risk Screening, Adolescent Well Exam, Chlamydia Screening, Adolescent Vaccinations and HPV, School and SBHC Collaboration, SBHC-PCP Collaboration for an Expanded Medical Home, Strategies for Providing Youth-Friendly Services, Engaging with Youth on Social Media, LGBTQ+ Youth-Friendly Services), videos, archived webinars, and youth-friendly materials including posters in English and Spanish, posters customizable with state-specific information and infographics).


II. Fact Sheet

Changing the Future: Preventing HPV Cancers (AAP)
Designed for nursing personnel, this fact sheet provides communication strategies and opportunities to increase HPV vaccination rates.

Talking to Parents about HPV Vaccine (CDC)
Healthcare provider guidance in talking with parents about the HPV vaccine.

Information for Teens: Staying Healthy and Preventing STDs (CDC)
Basic information on STDs, prevention and treatment for adolescents and young adults.


III. Multimedia Resources

Someone You Love: The HPV Epidemic Documentary and Community Guide
Free documentary/community view guide showcasing the lives of five women affected by HPV.

HPV VaccineL Same Way Same DayTM Apple iTunes Store or Google Play Store App
This is an app featuring a brief, interactive role-play simulation designed to enhance healthcare providers' ability to introduce the HPV vaccine and to address HPV vaccine-hesitant parents' concerns.


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