Sex of sexual partners and human papillomavirus vaccination among adolescent and young adult women in the United States
Learning Areas:Diversity and culture
Provision of health care to the public
Public health or related research
Social and behavioral sciences
Describe HPV vaccination disparities between U.S. women and girls with only female sexual partners and those with only male sexual partners. Describe HPV vaccination disparities between U.S. women and girls with no sexual partners and those with only male sexual partners. Discuss the role of health insurance status and receiving contraception in shaping HPV vaccination disparities by sex of sexual partners among U.S. women and girls. Identify how clinicians and public health professionals can include women and girls with only female and no sexual partners in HPV vaccine education and promotion efforts.
Keyword(s): Sexuality, Health Disparities/Inequities
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have received doctoral and postdoctoral research training in social and behavioral sciences, with a focus on the analysis of large national datasets to identify health inequities. I have conducted quantitative and qualitative research on sexual orientation, race/ethnicity, and cervical cancer prevention, including cervical cancer screening and human papillomavirus vaccination, among U.S. women and girls.
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.