CHI Memorial Presents Free Seminar "HPV: What Parents Need To Know" Oct. 22

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

CHI Memorial will present an educational seminar, HPV: What Parents Need to Know, on Monday, Oct. 22 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the LaFayette-Walker County Library community room, 305 South Duke St. in LaFayette. There is no cost to attend the seminar and it is open to everyone in the community.  

Marie Bell Hamilton, AGNP-BC, WHNP-BC, CMNP, CDE, will be the seminar facilitator.  She will cover topics such as: what is HPV?; how it’s spread; health risks associated with HPV; the HPV vaccine; and more.

The seminar is content-sensitive and not suitable for young children.  It is appropriate for middle school-age students and above to attend.

For more information about the seminar, call 423-495-7956.



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