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Healthy Moms/Healthy Daughters

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Healthy Moms Healthy Daughters investigates the efficacy of an individually tailored web-based intervention to improve human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination rates among adolescent daughters of African American women. This study has potential high impact in reducing racial disparities in cervical cancer incidence and mortality. It addresses a significant public health issue by improving HPV vaccination in an at-risk population with a disproportionate incidence of (HPV) caused cervical cancer.

Aims

Develop and test a tailored website to educate participants about HPV vaccination, and ultimately increase HPV vaccination initiation rates

Participants

50 African American mothers of daughters who are between 9 and 17 years old

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