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CME / ABIM MOC / CE

The Story of HPV: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

  • Authors: Kenneth A. Alexander, MD, PhD; Phionah L. Atuhebwe, MBChB, MPH; Stephen Goldstone, MD; Margaret Stanley, MB, PhD, OBE, FMedSci, HonFRCOG
  • CME / ABIM MOC / CE Released: 3/24/2017
  • THIS ACTIVITY HAS EXPIRED
  • Valid for credit through: 3/24/2018
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Target Audience and Goal Statement

This activity is intended for healthcare professionals, epidemiologists, nurses, and researchers involved in the prevention of HPV infection.

The goal of this activity is to improve timely and appropriate HPV vaccination.

Upon completion of this activity, participants will:

Have increased knowledge regarding the:

  • Long-term data evaluating the impact of vaccination on HPV-related disease
  • Timely and appropriate HPV vaccination

Have greater competence related to:

  • HPV vaccination advocacy


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Medscape, LLC, encourages Authors to identify investigational products or off-label uses of products regulated by the US Food and Drug Administration, at first mention and where appropriate in the content.


Moderator

  • Kenneth A. Alexander, MD, PhD

    Professor of Pediatrics, The University of Central Florida College of Medicine; Chief, Division of Allergy, Immunology, Rheumatology and Infectious Diseases, Nemours Children’s Hospital, Orlando, Florida

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Kenneth A. Alexander, MD, PhD, has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:
    Served as an advisor or consultant for: Merck & Co., Inc.; Pfizer Inc.
    Served as a speaker or a member of a speakers bureau for: Merck & Co., Inc.

    Dr Alexander does not intend to discuss off-label uses of drugs, mechanical devices, biologics, or diagnostics approved by the FDA for use in the United States.

    Dr Alexander does not intend to discuss investigational drugs, mechanical devices, biologics, or diagnostics not approved by the FDA for use in the United States.

Panelists

  • Phionah L. Atuhebwe, MBChB, MPH

    Regional Technical Advisor, Vaccines and Immunization Centre for Vaccine Access and Implementatio, PATH Uganda, Kampala, Uganda

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Phionah Atuhebwe, MBChB, MPH, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

    Dr Atuhebwe does not intend to discuss off-label uses of drugs, mechanical devices, biologics, or diagnostics approved by the FDA for use in the United States.

    Dr Atuhebwe does not intend to discuss investigational drugs, mechanical devices, biologics, or diagnostics not approved by the FDA for use in the United States.

  • Stephen Goldstone, MD

    Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Stephen Goldstein, MD, has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:
    Served as an advisor or consultant for: Medtronic, Inc.; Merck & Co., Inc.
    Served as a speaker or a member of a speakers bureau for: Merck & Co., Inc.
    Received grants for clinical research from: Medtronic, Inc.; Merck & Co., Inc.

    Dr Goldstein does not intend to discuss off-label uses of drugs, mechanical devices, biologics, or diagnostics approved by the FDA for use in the United States.

    Dr Goldstein does not intend to discuss investigational drugs, mechanical devices, biologics, or diagnostics not approved by the FDA for use in the United States.

  • Margaret Stanley, MB, PhD, OBE, FMedSci, HonFRCO

    Emeritus Professor; Director of Research, Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, UK

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Margaret Stanley, MB, PhD, OBE, FMedSci, HonFRCO, has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:
    Served as an advisor or consultant for: GlaxoSmithKline; Merck & Co., Inc.; Sanofi Pasteur SMD
    Served as a speaker or a member of a speakers bureau for: Merck & Co., Inc.; Sanofi Pasteur SMD

    Dr Stanley does not intend to discuss off-label uses of drugs, mechanical devices, biologics, or diagnostics approved by the FDA for use in the United States.

    Dr Stanley does not intend to discuss investigational drugs, mechanical devices, biologics, or diagnostics not approved by the FDA for use in the United States.

Editors

  • Susan L. Smith, MN, PhD

    Lead Scientific Director, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Susan L. Smith, MN, PhD, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

  • Laura A. DuBois

    Scientific Director, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Laura A. DuBois has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

CME Reviewer/Nurse Planner

  • Amy Bernard, MS, BSN, RN-BC

    Lead Nurse Planner, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Amy Bernard, MS, BSN, RN-BC, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

Peer Reviewer

This activity has been peer reviewed and the reviewer has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.


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CME / ABIM MOC / CE

The Story of HPV: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

Authors: Kenneth A. Alexander, MD, PhD; Phionah L. Atuhebwe, MBChB, MPH; Stephen Goldstone, MD; Margaret Stanley, MB, PhD, OBE, FMedSci, HonFRCOGFaculty and Disclosures
THIS ACTIVITY HAS EXPIRED

CME / ABIM MOC / CE Released: 3/24/2017

Valid for credit through: 3/24/2018

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