HPV Vaccine Promotion: The church as an agent of change

Social Science & Medicine
Volume 268 January 2021
https://www.sciencedirect.com/journal/social-science-and-medicine/vol/268/suppl/C

 

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HPV Vaccine Promotion: The church as an agent of change
Ariana Y. Lahijani, Adrian R. King, Mary M. Gullatte, Monique Hennink, Robert A. Bednarczyk
Article 113375
Highlights
:: Tailored behavior change strategies are needed to increase HPV vaccination coverage.
:: Collaboration with faith communities maximizes social capital for vaccine promotion.
:: Church-based interventions may reduce HPV-associated cancer rates.