Thursday, June 21, 2018
12:00 - 1:00 pm EST
HPV vaccine IS cancer prevention and YOU are the key
Low HPV vaccination rates are leaving another generation of boys and girls vulnerable to devastating HPV cancers. Vaccination could prevent most of these cancers. Provided in this presentation is up-to-date information on HPV infection/disease, HPV vaccine, and ways to successfully communicate with patients and their parents about HPV vaccination. Find out how to tell parents that they’re not opening the door to sex—they’re closing the door to cancer.
ABOUT THE PRESENTER: CHARLES A. SCOTT, MD, FAAP
Dr. Charles A. Scott grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio and graduated from Northwestern University Medical School in 1977 and in 1980, he completed a pediatric residency at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia. Since then he has been practicing in a large general pediatric office in the Philadelphia suburbs of Medford and Bordentown New Jersey. Dr. Scott is a Past President of the NJ Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Nationally, he served as Chair of Chapter Forum Management Committee, and was on the National Nominating Committee. He is a regional coding resource person and has spoken many times at national AAP conferences.