HPV Vaccination: What’s the Link with Male Circumcision?


Voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) and vaccination against human papilloma virus (HPV) are both key parts of a comprehensive approach to cervical cancer prevention and control, explains Paul Bloem of the World Health Organization in a presentation about linking VMMC and other adolescent health interventions with HPV vaccination. He gave this presentation at the Meeting on Implementing the 2017-2021 Framework for Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision for the Eastern and Southern Africa Region in Durban, South Africa, on 1 March 2017.

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Type: Document
Year of publication: 2017
Resource type: Presentation
Organization: WHO
Languages: English