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Foundation Leads Coalition that Submits Testimony to CDC on Male HPV Vaccination

The U.S. has terribly low HPV vaccination rates when compared to the United Kingdom and Australia. Reinforcing the testimony submitted to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in February, we took action with colleague organizations this week to encourage the federal government to change that trend. Read the June testimony here. The HPV… read more

Foundation Submits Testimony to the CDC

The Anal Cancer Foundation led a coalition of eight organizations in submitting joint testimony to a hearing at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on February 24th in support of routine HPV vaccination in males. The Anal Cancer Foundation was joined in the letter by Gay Men’s Health Crisis, Project Inform, LGBT Cancer… read more

Foundation Featured in The New York Times

In February 2011, the Almada family appeared in The New York Times explaining why they set up The Anal Cancer.   Read the full article here