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FDA Approves 2-dose Regimen for HPV Vaccine

FDA Approves 2-dose Regimen for HPV Vaccine

October 21, 2016

On October 12th the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a 2-dose schedule for Merck’s Gardasil-9® HPV vaccine for males and females ages 9-14. The new schedule calls for the second dose of the vaccine to be given 6-12 months following the first. The 3-dose schedule originally licensed with the vaccine may still be used, […]

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Gynecological Cancer Awareness Month

Gynecological Cancer Awareness Month

September 4, 2016

Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month is recognized each year in September and is a perfect time to encourage women to learn more about cancers of the cervix, vagina, vulva, ovaries, and uterus including early detection and prevention. Every year in the United States, about 89,000 women are diagnosed with and more than 29,000 die from a […]

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2016 NCCC Conference

2016 NCCC Conference

May 11, 2016

August 27-28, 2016 JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa 221 North Rampart Boulevard Las Vegas, NV 89145 Join us for the 2016 National Cervical Cancer Coalition conference in Las Vegas! The conference is intended for clinical care providers, researchers, survivors, men and women living with HPV, care advocates, caregivers, patients, family members, and sexual […]

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Podcast: Coping with Cervical Cancer

Podcast: Coping with Cervical Cancer

October 30, 2015

Cancer can be isolating, and it’s easy to see where friends and family members who haven’t personally dealt with cancer—and if they have, probably haven’t dealt with your specific cancer—aren’t able to fully relate and a patient can feel alone in some ways. The volunteer chapter leaders who work with ASHA’s National Cervical Cancer Coalition […]

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