As a parent, you want to do what's best to protect your children. Unfortunately, theres a lot of confusing and conflicting information about the HPV vaccine. Thats why we want you to know the facts. HPVCancerFree was created specifically for Texas Childrens Pediatrics (TCP) parents to learn more about the HPV vaccine and how to get it for your child.
HPVCancerFree is a collaboration between researchers and healthcare providers at Texas Childrens Pediatrics, the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health, and Baylor College of Medicine.
HPVCancerFree contains information about:
HPV infection and diseases caused by HPV
The HPV vaccine its purpose, safety, and effectiveness
HPV vaccination schedule and recommendations
Talking to your childs pediatrician about the HPV vaccine
How to get the HPV vaccine for your child
HPV A-Z: Learn more about HPV and the HPV vaccine.
Bust a Myth: Get the facts on some common myths about HPV and read what TCP pediatricians and parents have to say about these myths.
Notes 4 Doc: Record questions you have for your childs pediatrician about the HPV vaccine.
Get the Vax: Set up an appointment to get your child vaccinated and schedule vaccine appointment reminders.
Funding for this app is provided by the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT).
This app is part of the Adolescent Vaccination Project and requires an assigned login in order to be used.