Communique from EAGER, 5 April 2022

Communique from the Expert Advisory Group for the Elimination Response The second meeting of the Expert Advisory Group for the Elimination Response (EAGER) was held on 5 April 2022 via videoconference. The discussion focused on: the development of documents and a survey for community consultation, and the process for engaging with stakeholder groups through workshops, […]

Communique from EAGER, 4 February 2022

Image of Prof Karen Canfell, Chair of the EAGER

Communique from the Expert Advisory Group for the Elimination Response (EAGER)  On 17 November 2021, the Australian Government announced the development of a collaborative National Cervical Cancer Elimination Strategy  (the Strategy). This collaborative project is being led by the Australian Centre for the Prevention of Cervical Cancer (ACPCC). The project will inform the Australian Government Department of Health’s […]

HPV Awareness Day

4 March is International Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Awareness Day. HPV is a very common virus; nearly everyone will have it at some stage in their life. The good news is that most HPV infections do not cause any harm and clear by themselves within 12-18 months, however a HPV infection that persists for many years […]