ASHA is pleased to offer a series of videos on various issues surrounding HPV geared toward the healthcare provider audience. Topics covered include patient counseling and recommending HPV vaccines. Also, in a two-part series, noted researcher and leader in the STD field Dr. H. Hunter Handsfield discusses HPV screening, diagnosis and prevention.

ccNote: Due to technical issues, the audio on the two videos with Dr. Handsfield is not clear. A transcript of his comments is available when closed captioning is enabled. To enable closed captioning on any video, simply click the “CC” button on the bottom of the video.

Going Further

Educational Resources: ASHA offers a range of educational resources for healthcare providers to help providers meet the sexual health needs of their patients. Resources are available on the topics of sexual health, herpes, and HPV.

Screening recommendations: Visit ASHA for a summary of recommendations regarding screening for sexually transmitted infections from three organizations: the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).