HPV Speaker Series

The International Centre for Infectious Diseases coordinates presentations from notable researchers, clinicians and public health specialists with a primary focus on HPV and related diseases.  A selection of presentations is listed below.

Human Papillomavirus and HPV vaccine update – considerations for Manitoba

Dr. Tim Hilderman: November 10, 2010
Tim Hilderman, MD, Medical Officer of Health, Interlake Region; Manitoba Health; Medical Director of Communicable Disease Control for Manitoba Health; Vaccine Advisor to CDC; Faculty of Medicine in the Department of Community Medicine; Community Medicine Residency Program Director; Winnipeg, Canada
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Current understanding of HPV vaccines - efficacy-cross protection-immunogenicity

Dr. Marina Salvadori: November 10, 2010
Marina Salvadori, MD, Infectious Diseases Consultant, Children's Hospital of Western Ontario; Associate Professor at the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Western Ontario; Canadian Pediatric Society representative to the National Advisory Committee for Immunizations (NACI);  Medical Coordinator of the South Western Ontario Infection Control Network, London, Ontario, Canada
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Manitoba HPV surveillance: Burden of disease, vaccine uptake, and screening behaviours

Dr. Erich Kiewer, November 10, 2010
Erich Kliewer, PhD., Consulting Epidemiologist, CancerCare Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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Hormone therapy and breast cancer risk: Insights from observational epidemiology

Dr. Karen Canfell: June 29, 2010
Karen Canfell, D.Phil., Sydney Rotary Research Fellow, Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council NSW, School of Public Health, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
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Cervical screening in the era of HPV vaccination

Dr. Karen Canfell: June 28, 2010
Karen Canfell, D.Phil., Sydney Rotary Research Fellow, Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council NSW, School of Public Health, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
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