Cancer Prevention Vaccines

You have the power to prevent some cancers in your children. There are two cancer-prevention vaccines available for boys and girls; Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine and Hepatitis B vaccine. See Alabama HPV Cancer Rates for more information.

Please visit ADPH's Cancer Division to learn more about HPV, vaccination and Cervical Cancer prevention.

HPV Facts Ad 2018HPV Vaccine

Watch the following webinars and courses for more information on the HPV Vaccine:

  • HPV Vaccine:When, Why, and How - Available through 01/06/2023. This free course informs on how to protect against HPV infection and its outcomes.
  • Us vs HPV 2021- Available 01/25/21-01/29/2021: This webinar series will provide the lates updates on FDA's approval of the HPV vaccines for oropharyngeal cancer among other topics. The webinars will include several talks by national and international experts. A live panel discussion will be hosted at the end of each session to answer audience questions. 

CDC released the 2019 National Immunization Survey (NIS) for Teens. 

See the entire CDC 2019 National Immunization Survey (NIS) for Teens.

Survivor Stories

A Survivor Story by Christina Baze - Aug 31, 2016. Every parent and provider must hear!

Why You Should Get Screened

CDC's Physician and Staff Resources



Page last updated: November 3, 2020