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Stop-HPV: Improving HPV Vaccination Delivery in Pediatric Primary Care

Lead Researchers:     
Peter Szilagyi, MD, MPH (University of California, Los Angeles)
Alexander Fiks, MD, MSCE (Children's Hospital of Philadelphia)


What Questions will this Study Answer?

  • Will training providers in communication skills, providing providers with prompts to remind that their patient is eligible for HPV vaccination and feedback on performance:
    • reduce the number of missed opportunities to vaccinate
    • increase HPV vaccination rates? 
  • Is using training, prompts and feedback for HPV vaccination cost effective?


Summary of Study Design:

  • Multi-phase randomized control trial
  • Arm 1 practices will receive training in communication skills performance and prompts. Arm 2 practices will be a control group.

Participants: 

  • 44 national PROS practices

Study Duration:

  • February 2017-January 2022

Funding:

  • National Cancer Institute (NCI) - Grant # 1R01CA202261-01A1

Click here to see a full listing of PROS publications.​