Presented By:

Sharon G. Humiston, MD


Address Challenges to Improving HPV Vaccination Rates

The American Academy of Pediatrics partners with Office Practicum to address challenges to improving HPV vaccination rates
Dr. Humiston is a Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Emergency and Urgent Care at Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics in Kansas City, Missouri. She also serves as Associate Director for Research, for the Immunization Action Coalition.

Susan Kressly, MD, FAAP

Sue is a practicing pediatrician in Bucks County, PA and the Chief Medical Director at Connexin Software, Inc. Her involvement with HIT initiatives includes work with the AAP Council on Clinical Information Technology and the Quality Improvement Network.

The AAP has partnered with the CDC in efforts to improve pediatric HPV vaccination rates. As part of grant funding to the PA Chapter, webinar attendees will be able to take advantage of hearing Dr. Sharon Humiston, a nationally recognized expert on HPV and the Associate Director for Research, for the Immunization Action Coalition discuss HPV facts and strategies for increasing rates.