Utilizing Peer Teen Advocates to Increase HPV Vaccination Rates Among Adolescents
Project Overview (PDF)
7th Funding Cycle Development Award
Project Start Date: January 1, 2012
Project End Date: December 31, 2013
Award Amount: $200,000
Project Goal Statement: To increase awareness of HPV among urban adolescents in Milwaukee who are high risk for HPV infection morbidity and mortality. The innovation lies in the utilization of peer health advocates and the power of social media.