Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection. There are many different types of HPV. The HPV virus can cause cancer of the mouth/throat and cervical cancer. There are vaccines that can prevent infection with the types of HPV that most commonly cause cancer.
Join Hunterdon Healthcare for a live Facebook chat on Thursday, August 31st from 5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. to discuss the symptoms, causes, and treatment and prevention options for HPV. Have your questions and concerns addresses directly by a professional. The chat will be moderated by Megha Shah, M.D. Hunterdon Hematology/Oncology. Dr. Shah is a graduate of the Hematology and Medical Oncology fellowship program at Fox Chase Cancer Center-Temple University in Philadelphia. Dr. Shah was actively involved in research and several trials while at Fox Chase Cancer Center. She is a member of the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncology.
To join the chat, visit the Hunterdon Healthcare Facebook page at facebook.com/Hunterdonhealthcare. If you are unable to attend the chat, but would like to have your questions answered, email your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pictured: Megha Shah, M.D., Hunterdon Hematology/Oncology