Upcoming Events

2018 Missouri Statewide Immunizations Conference

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services’ Bureau of Immunizations and the Missouri association of Local Public Health agencies invite you to join them 

Thursday, March 15, 2018, 9:30 AM-5:00 PM &

Friday, March 16, 2018, 7:30 AM-12:00 PM


The Heart of St. Charles Banquet Center

To Register

Please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2018-missouri-immunizations-conference-tickets-41849445819.   

Space is limited to the first 300 individuals registering, The registration Deadline is March 7, 2018.


IncreasingHPV Vaccination Rates Through Efficient and Effective Communication 
Thursday, March 8, 2018
12 PM – 1 PM CST

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Presented by: Dr. Paul Hunter
Associate Medical Director of the City of Milwaukee Health Dept.

  • Clinicians giving strong recommendations for HPV vaccination increases rates of immunization.
  • Fewer parents and patients are hesitant about vaccinating than most clinicians think.
  • Incorporating a blended model of directive statements and non-judgmental listening may be an efficient and effective method of recommending and administering vaccinations in clinical practice.

HPV-associated Oropharyngeal Cancer and Survivors’ Experiences of Treatment-Related Toxicity 
Wednesday, April 25, Noon ET 

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Presented by: Jonas Johnson, MD, Professor and Chair of the Department of Otolaryngology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and UPMC; Marci Nilsen, PhD, RN, Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing; and Lynne Williams, MD, PhD, Executive Director of Southwest Pennsylvania AHEC and Physician at Hilltop Community Health Center
Join us for an important look into HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancer, survivor outcomes and the importance of the HPV vaccine. 

  • Epidemiology, prevalence and treatment of oropharyngeal cancer
  • Patient-reported outcomes reflecting treatment related toxicities
  • Safety, efficacy, and importance of the HPV vaccine in cancer prevention.