Let’s Talk – Teleconference and Webinar – HPV Vaccine Update


Join the faculty for a presentation by and discussion with:

Moderator: Michael J. Harkness, MD, FAAP,

General Pediatrician, Wade‐Townend Pediatric Associates, Paoli, PA and Advisor, EPIC® PA Immunization Education Program


Speaker: Lori Kestenbaum, MD, FAAP

Fellow, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Update

 Research updates

 HPV9 Recommendations

 Parent Communication Tips

Date: Wednesday, April 1, 2015 Time: 12:151:30 PM

Intended Audience: Pediatricians, Family Medicine Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Licensed Practice Nurses, Medical Assistants, Practice Managers, Other Practice Staff, School Nurses, other health care workers who see adolescent patients

Objectives — At the conclusion of the activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify latest research updates on safety and efficacy of HPV vaccines
  • Better communicate with adolescents and their families about risks and benefits of HPV immunization
  • State latest ACIP recommendations for use of HPV9 vaccine

Time for your questions and answers

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and the Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of one (1.0) AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other health care professionals are awarded (0.1) continuing education units (CEU’s) which are equivalent to 1.0 contact hours.

This webinar is supported by the American Academy of Pediatrics.

We encourage participation by all individuals. Advance notification of any special needs will help us better serve you. Please notify us of your needs at least two weeks in advance of the program.

If you have any questions please email: iep@paaap.org or call 484-446-3035

Register online: www.surveymonkey.com/s/Z553FTV