Preventative health

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2017 'Is it like one of those infectious kind of things?' The importance of educating young people about HPV and HPV vaccination at school

Research and reports
Australia
preventative health
STIs and BBVs

The HPV vaccination program in Australia commenced in 2007 for girls and 2013 for boys. Students at school receive little or no education about HPV or HPV vaccination prior to immunisation. This trial conducted an intervention in schools to improve knowledge, psycho-social outcomes and vaccination uptake.