Grant ID PP190041
Awarded On February 21, 2019
Title Adolescent Vaccination Program: Online Decision Support for Adoption of Evidence-based HPV Vaccination Strategies by Texas Pediatric Clinics
Program Prevention
Award Mechanism Dissemination of CPRIT-Funded Cancer Control Interventions
Institution/Organization The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Principal Investigator/Program Director Ross Shegog
Cancer Sites Cervix Uteri, Head and Neck, HPV-related, Kidney and Renal Pelvis, Penis, Vagina, Vulva
Contracted Amount $299,966
Lay Summary

This CPRIT dissemination project resubmission is proposed to develop and evaluate the web-based Adolescent Vaccination Program Implementation Tool (AVP-IT), designed to support the adoption, implementation, and maintenance of a suite of evidence-based HPV vaccination strategies into Texas pediatric clinics.

A robust evidence base exists for strategies that increase HPV vaccination including assessment and feedback, electronic decision reminders, health care provider (HCP) cues, HCP training on message bundling and patient interaction, and direct education for patients. Despite this, adoption of these strategies in clinical networks has been piecemeal. Lacking is a readily adoptable multi-lev...

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