Pharmacists can empower patients by having proactive and routine conversations about human papillomavirus (HPV).1


Here are some educational videos and resources to help you start the conversation about human papillomavirus (HPV) and related cancers1-4:


Pharmacy Videos

Discussing Facts About HPV

Length: 2:01

How to Initiate the HPV Conversation

Length: 2:00

Making a Clear Recommendation

Length: 2:10

References: 1. Meites E, Gee J, Unger E, Markowitz L, eds. Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases. 13th edition. Chapter 11: Human papillomavirus. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Updated October 2020. Accessed July 22, 2021. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/pubs/pinkbook/downloads/hpv.pdf 2. Cancers caused by HPV. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Last reviewed November 17, 2020. Accessed July 22, 2021. https://www.cdc.gov/hpv/parents/cancer.html 3. 2015 sexually transmitted diseases treatment guidelines - human papillomavirus (HPV) infection. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Last reviewed June 4, 2015. Accessed July 22, 2021. https://www.cdc.gov/std/tg2015/hpv.htm 4. HPV and oropharyngeal cancer. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Last reviewed September 3, 2020. Accessed July 22, 2021. https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/hpv/basic_info/hpv_oropharyngeal.htm


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