This three-part series of HPV webinars are now available for viewing.
Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) and Head & Neck Cancer Our Critical Role & Responsibility
Presented by Jo-Anne Jones, RDH
Webinar 1 – HPV – Related Health and Neck Cancers: A Changing Epidemiology, March 24, 2021
Webinar 2 – HPV – The Impact on Screening Practices, April 21, 2021
Webinar 3 – HPV – Risk Management and Prevention Strategies, May 19, 2021
Did you know that the proportion of oropharyngeal cancers has risen sharply in Canada, with oral HPV infection cited as a risk factor? Nearly 75% of all oropharyngeal cancers are HPV-related. These engaging virtual learning opportunities can be viewed individually or watch all 3 to strengthen your knowledge. You will learn what the medical community has learned about HPV infection, why this information is essential to dental hygiene practice, and what we can implement immediately.
To view the webinars click here.
Printable Poster & Handout:
Printable BCDHA HPV Campaign Poster