Level of knowledge towards human papillomavirus/cervical cancer & practice of papanicolaou test screening among female addis ababa university students in Ethiopia
Learning Areas:Diversity and culture
Public health or related research
Describe the level of knowledge of AAU female students toward HPV/cervical cancer. Discuss the association between level of knowledge towards HPV/cervical cancer and practice of Pap test among AAU female students. List at least three risk factors for HPV infection and cervical cancer. Formulate, based on the results and conclusion of this study, a plan to decrease the health burden of cervical cancer in Ethiopia.
Keyword(s): Cervical Cancer
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am a recipient of the graduate student research award for my thesis work (MPH) in Ethiopia to do public health research in global health and cultural diversity. As an intern at Keiser Permanente, I gained expertise in analyzing and evaluating health education classes; in data preparation and presentation and in teaching health education classes to patients. I have experience in health advocacy at the American Cancer Society for the California Cancer Research Act.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.