This document outlines changes to the recommended use of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines in The Australian Immunisation Handbook 10th Edition proposed in 2017. It includes the outcome of public consultations and the final recommendation made to the National Health and Medical Research Council.
This poster includes information about the benefits of the HPV vaccination, Gardasil®9.Part of a collection: HPV Campaign
The evaluation was extremely positive and strongly supported Australia’s reputation as a world leader in implementing school-based immunisation programs and preventing HPV-related cancers and disease.
Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) advice on the introduction of Gardasil®9 in a 2-dose schedule under the school-based National Immunisation Program (NIP).