Thu, Jun 22|
Don’t Wait to Vaccinate: The NYS Start at 9! HPV Vaccination Campaign
Objectives: (1) Describe the importance of HPV vaccination in cancer prevention; (2) Identify the advantages associated with starting HPV vaccine at 9 years of age. Presenter and Bio: Manika Suryadevara, MD
Time & Location
Jun 22, 2023, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
About the Event
Manika Suryadevara is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics in the division of pediatric infectious disease at Golisano’s Children’s Hospital in Syracuse, NY.
She started on faculty in the Department of Pediatrics at SUNY Upstate Medical University in 2012 where she provides medical care to children in both the inpatient and outpatient settings. Her primary work includes the design, development, and implementation a unique program on immunization advocacy, with a focus on improving provider vaccine confidence, vaccine communication strategies, and vaccine delivery practices, with a specific focus on improving HPV vaccine coverage rates.