February 18 – Medical Lunchtime Seminar: National AHEC Organization HPV Immunization Project

10 Feb

Logo - OUHCOM Medical Lunchtime Seminar

Lunchtime Seminar

1 FREE Hour of Continuing Education
Lunch Trays and Brown Bags Welcome!

Monday, February 18, 2019
Noon – 1 p.m.
O’Bleness Hospital Room 014

National AHEC Organization HPV Immunization Project
You are the Key to Cancer Prevention

Presenter:
Mary McPherson, APRN, MSN, WHNP-BC, CLC, CTTS
Hopewell Health Centers, Inc. – The Plains Primary Care

Program Objectives and Outcome

  • Describe the burden of HPV disease

  • Define the importance of HPV vaccination for cancer prevention

  • Explain the rationale for vaccinating youth at ages 11 or 12

  • List the recommendations for administering the HPV vaccine to girls and to boys

  • Provide useful and compelling information about HPV vaccine to parents to aid in making the decision to vaccinate

  • Locate resources relevant to current immunization practice

* Videoconferencing available to selected OU-HCOM Clinical Campus Sites; Grosvenor Hall 017 & Grover Center E-215 Conference Rooms on OU Campus; Washington County Department of Jobs and Family Services; Woodland Centers; and Hopewell Health Centers, Inc. sites.

* Can’t join in person? Contact our office for a ZOOM or SKYPE link!

Continuing Education
Consortium for Health Education in Appalachia Ohio (CHEAO) is an approved provider by the Ohio Nurses Association an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91)

For more information, e-mail guthriep@ohio.edu.

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