HPV Vaccination in Africa: Lessons Learned From a Pilot Program in Uganda.

Type: 
Master's theses
Topics: 
Vaccinology
Document type: 
Published
Countries: 
United States of America
Author(s): 
PATH Program for Appropriate Technology in Health
Publication date: 
01/01/2011

The data resulting from the project provide critical evidence to the government of Uganda about when and how best to introduce cervical cancer vaccine nationwide. The experience of Uganda is and will be helpful to neighboring countries and other countries in the African region. This report interprets the results and summarizes helpful lessons for policymakers and program managers, especially those in sub-Saharan Africa, looking to shape their own HPV vaccination programs.

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Tags: 
HPV vaccination, HPV vaccination strategy, HPV vaccination programs, HPV vaccine, Uganda.,