Understanding Cervical Cancer & HPV Virtual Event

Friday, February 4, 2021

Kelly Welch of Team Maureen presented at this virtual community panel on HPV and Cervical Cancer. This event was organized by the New Bedford Sexual & Reproductive Health Services Health Imperatives and the YWCA of Southeastern Massachusetts. ​

8th Annual HPV Related Cancer Summit

Friday, December 4th 1-4pm EST

Friday, December 11th 1-4pm EST


The MA HPV Coalition held its first ever virtual Summit on December 4th and 11th, 2020. Our agenda featured survivors and national experts speaking on HPV vaccination and cancer disparities, the impact of COVID-19 on HPV vaccination rates, newly released cervical cancer guidelines and much more. Click here to view the full agenda.

UCB HPV Education Table Talk

September 29, 2020

Health Educator Devan Carr partnered with Union Capital Boston (UCB) to provide a virtual HPV education session. This event was done as part of UCB's community network night series.​ If you are interested in a virtual education session, email devan_carr@dfci.harvard.edu.

HPV, Cancer, and Dental Providers Webinar 

August 18, 2020


This free webinar was offered for dentists, hygienists, dental assistants, and dental students. A video of the presentation is available below, however it cannot be used other than for personal informational purposes.  Continuing education credit is not available for watching the video.

Dr. Alessandro Villa, DDS, PhD, MPH, the Scientific Advisor of the Coalition's Oral HPV Task Force, discussed:

  • Epidemiology of Oral HPV infections and Cancers

  • New FDA expanded approval for the HPV vaccine

  • HPV Risk factors/Symptoms

  • Intra-oral and Extra-oral Examination

  • The Role of the Dental Professional in HPV-related Cancer Prevention.

This event was offered free of charge thanks to the support of Cape Cod Healthcare's Strategic Grant program.