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Should Vaccination Against the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) be Mandatory? Medical, Economic, and Legal Perspectives (4/12/10) | Podcast Audio File
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This complementary podcast examines human papilloma virus (HPV), the diseases it causes, the use of vaccination to prevent infection by HPV, and the uncertainties about its effectiveness and risk; the economics of the use of HPV vaccination in females and males; and the arguments against and for mandating HPV vaccination at this time.

This discussion is moderated by Howard H. Kaufman, MD, JD, MPH, FACS, Voluntary Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, U Miami SOM. Mr. Kaufman is also Vice Chair of the Public Health Interest Group.

Speakers include:

  • Jessica Kahn, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati School of Medicine, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
  • Jane Kim, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health
  • Lawrence O Gostin, JD, Linda D and Timothy J O’Neill Professor of Global Health Law, Director, O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, Georgetown University Law Center, and Professor of Public Health, Johns Hopkins and Georgetown Universities
  • Alexandra Stewart, JD, Assistant Research Professor, Department of Health Policy, School of Public Health and Health Services, George Washington University

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Product Details:
Produced: April 12, 2010
Audio Program File Format: MP3
Duration: 80 minutes
MP3 File Size: 35 MB

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