50.008 HPV Vaccination

50.008

HPV Vaccination: The Texas Medical Association will (1) promote the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices recommendations on the use of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine; (2) provide education and assistance to clinicians on strategies for implementing HPV vaccination in their practice; (3) promote increased clinician and community awareness on HPV, and HPV-associated cancers and diseases and the scientific data supporting vaccine safety and efficacy; and, (4) work with external stakeholders to promote routine vaccination and series completion for all adolescents and young adults (CM-CAH Rep. 1-A-10; amended CM-CAH Rep. 1-A-15).

Last Updated On

October 07, 2016