Monday Roundtable Luncheon
This session will highlight findings from the 2018 Michigan Assessment of Oral Cancer Screenings and Knowledge of Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Among Oral Health Professionals. The purpose of this assessment was to:
• Assess screening procedures for oral cancer by oral health professionals.
• Assess the knowledge of oral health professionals of oral cancer screening, HPV, and HPV vaccine.
• Determine if oral health professionals perform any follow up after identifying patients with suspected oral cancers.
• Determine if oral health professionals are willing to discuss HPV, its connection to oral cancer, and/or promote the HPV vaccine.