American Cancer Society HPV Summit


The American Cancer Society’s National HPV campaign- Mission HPV Cancer Free has a goal to increase the HPV vaccination rate to 80% by 2026.

The HPV summit will feature a day of expert speakers to educate and inspire all that play an influential role in HPV vaccination. The content for the day will build on the understanding that a strong provider recommendation is a critical piece to increasing HPV vaccination. We will also introduce ready to use resources that can be used with key audiences including parents/patients/students.

This event is intended for: Pediatric and Primary Care Physicians, Public Health Nurses, other Healthcare Professionals and School-Based Health Stakeholders. HPV Vaccination is cancer prevention and together we will attack cancer from every angle.

Date and Time
Fri, July 26, 2019
8:00 AM – 3:00 PM PDT

California Endowment
1000 Alameda Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Presentations include:
Mark Sawyer, MD. Professor, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, Rady Children’s Hospital Medical Director, University of California, San Diego Immunization Partnership *Presentation Slides Here

Richard Friedman, MD., Ph.D. PMI Gyn Oncology, Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center *Presentation Slides Here

Jennifer Sienko, MPH Director, National HPV Vaccination Roundtable, Communication and Public Engagement *Presentation Slides Here

Greg Parkington Director, HPV Vaccination Partnerships & Coalitions, American Cancer Society *Presentation Slides Here

Zul Surani, Director, RCHE Operations and Community Outreach & Engagement, Adriana Vidal, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Cedars-Sinai *Presentation Slides Here

Continuing Education:
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
The Perinatal Advisory Council-Leadership, Advocacy and Consultation (PAC/LAC) is an approved provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing Provider CEP 5862

This activity is sponsored by the Perinatal Advisory Council-Leadership Advocacy and Consultation, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.

Cancellation policy/Information:
We anticipate a full event. If you need to cancel, please do so at least 3 days in advance to allow those on our waiting list to attend.

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Is parking available?

Yes, the venue provides free self-parking in the venue lot.

Is food provided?

Complimentary breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Will there be options for special diets?

Limited options will be available to accommodate gluten-free and vegetarian diets. For other options, there is a cafe on site for self- purchase. Please plan accordingly.

Is there a dress code?
Business casual.

Who do I contact if I have more questions?
Please reach out to your local ACS staff partner if you have other questions about this event, or contact the event organizers:

Irene Tamayo,, (818) 480-4849 or Sonia Pinal,, (424) 702-4110

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