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By Center for Vaccine Innovation and Access

A newsletter on HPV vaccination and cervical cancer screening and treatment.

In HPVflash, PATH provides updates on progress in the field, new literature, events, and partnerships in an effort to eliminate cervical cancer.

Past issues

September 2022

  • Experts share the evidence and public health impact of single-dose HPV vaccination
  • Recent HPV vaccine cost-effectiveness analyses available
  • Article for teens examines HPV vaccine cost effectiveness
  • Countries continue introducing HPV vaccine
  • HPV vaccine cost calculator now available in French and Spanish
  • Events, new literature, and resources

January 2021

  • New study and research on HPV vaccines
  • World Health Organization launches cervical cancer elimination strategy
  • HPV experts on the public health impact of single-dose HPV vaccination
  • Parting shot
  • Events, new literature, and resources

April 2020

  • Our commitment to women’s sexual and reproductive health during the COVID-19 emergency
  • Cervical precancer planning tool
  • Integration of cervical cancer prevention and family planning services
  • New literature

November 2019

  • World Health Organization guidelines for thermal ablation for treating precancerous cervical lesions
  • Pilot phase of trial for thermal ablation vs. cryotherapy or loop excision
  • HPV vaccine introduced in Kenya and The Gambia
  • IPVC 2020 in Barcelona
  • New literature