WHRI and BC HPV Research Group Commended in PHSA’s ResearchAbility Newsletter: Research collaboration leads to change of HPV vaccine protocol


A national study led by PHSA researchers has determined that two doses of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine provides the same protection from HPV as three doses. Based on the study’s results, the HPV vaccine protocol in BC has been changed to two doses for all grade six girls in the province. A third booster dose will be available, if required, five years following the first round of vaccination.

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