Understanding the sense of urgency and elevating awareness through education and risk prevention strategies will make an impact on the dramatic rise in HPV-related oropharyngeal cancers. This 3-part series will address the direct knowledge translation into clinical practice for the dental hygienist.
Webinar 1 Objectives:
• Identify the changing epidemiology of head and neck cancers
• Discuss disease burden of HPV-related head and neck cancers in Canada
• Recognize the characteristics and malignant transformation of an HPV infection