Project Overview +

This project is designed to test the effectiveness of cultural and individual tailoring on decisions about HPV vaccines.

Related Media +

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Aims +

Aim 1: Understand the perspectives of parents and young adults with regard to barriers to initiating and completing the recommended series of HPV vaccines; and 

Aim 2: Use this understanding to modify VaxFacts-HPV to create VaxFacts Latina.

Participants +

Low-income Hispanic women ages 18-26 and parents of Hispanic females ages 11-17 in a clinic setting. The clinics in this study serve patients in Fort Collins, Fort Lupton, Longmont, Commerce City, Brighton, and Denver, CO.

Intervention +

The project tests the effectiveness of four individually tailored websites (designed for iPad delivery) to address HPV hesitancy for low income Hispanic women.

Cultural tailoring of educational materials to minimize disparities in HPV vaccinations

01/01/2013 - 12/31/2015


Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute

Principal Investigator:

Amanda F. Dempsey, MD, PhD, MPH