CPHA Canvax

"This guide offers guidance in three main areas: the first is advice on basic communication planning and implementation for immunization; the second discusses specific considerations for HPV vaccine; and the third on crisis communication. The basic elements of an immunization communication plan include:

  • building a cross-sectoral team;
  • clear programme and communication objectives;
  • understanding community knowledge, attitudes and practices;
  • SMART objectives and sensible strategies;
  • defined target audiences with activities and messages for each that use appropriate channels and materials;
  • a crisis communication plan to manage problems including adverse events following immunization; and a monitoring and evaluation plan." - HPV Vaccine Communication: Special Considerations for a Unique Vaccine
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Vaccination Decision Making,Vaccine Acceptance and Uptake,Counselling and Communication,Vaccine Preventable Diseases,Communicable Diseases,Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination Decision Making
Vaccine Acceptance and Uptake
Counselling and Communication
Vaccine Preventable Diseases
Communicable Diseases
Human Papillomavirus (HPV)


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