Monthly Archives: September 2010

HPV Vaccine “Chatter”


British Columbian Women and their Knowledge, Attitudes, and Beliefs regarding the Human Papillomavirus By Lisa Venables The discovery of the known association of human papillomavirus (HPV) to cervical cancer and the development and release of a cancer vaccine has changed … Continue reading

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HPV in HIV


By Dr. Deborah Money In 2006, the first vaccine to protect against Human Papillomavirus (HPV) was approved in Canada. This vaccine protects against the virus (HPV) which is the known cause of cervical cancer and genital warts. While HPV vaccine … Continue reading

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Vancouver Researchers Seek Pregnant Participants for a Focus Group


The Vaccine Evaluation Center in collaboration with Women’s Health Research Institute is seeking pregnant women to participate in a focus group identifying attitudes and behaviors toward influenza vaccination. If you will be in your 1st, 2nd OR 3rd trimester of … Continue reading

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