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Moffitt Joins Nation's Cancer Centers to Endorse HPV Vaccine for Cancer Prevention

January 26, 2016


In response to low national vaccination rates for the human papillomavirus (HPV), Moffitt Cancer Center has joined 68 other top cancer centers in issuing a statement urging for increased HPV vaccination for the prevention of cancer. These institutions collectively recognize insufficient vaccination as a public health threat and call upon the nations’ physicians, parents and young adults to take advantage of this rare opportunity to prevent many types of cancer.

Read the statement: NCI-designated Cancer Centers Urge HPV Vaccination for the Prevention of Cancer