On Television

Moffitt surgical oncologist, Dr. John Kiluk, speaks to a class of Moffitt Healthy Kidz students about some of the tools he uses in surgery.
Moffitt Healthy Kidz
Summer school took on a healthy twist for more than forty young people, as they spent a day at Moffitt Cancer Center, thanks to the Moffitt Healthy Kidz Program. Join these high-achieving students on a tour of the Center on University Beat on WUSF TV.

On the Radio

Moffitt researcher Anna Giuliano (left), USF Public Health students & U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor discuss a community initiative to increase the number of children receiving vaccinations against HPV.
HPV Initiative

Even though Florida has one of the highest rates of cervical cancer in the country, teenage girls in the state also have the lowest rate of HPV vaccinations. That’s despite the fact the shots would prevent the disease and a number of other ones. Led by clinicians and researchers at USF and Moffitt Cancer Center, a community coalition is going to work on improving the vaccination rate. We’ll have the story on this week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7.

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Radio - During "Morning Edition" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday after the 6:30 AM and 8:30 AM newscasts | During "All Things Considered" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday at 5:44 PM | After "Florida Matters" on WSMR 89.1 Friday at 7:30 PM
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- Tuesdays at 11:55 AM and 8:55 PM, and various times throughout the rest of the week

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HPV Initiative
Dr. Anna Giuliano. Director, Center for Infection Research in Cancer (CIRC) at Moffitt Cancer Center, talks about the benefits HPV vaccinations provide and why Moffitt is joining a community coalition that will try to improve the local vaccination rate among young people.

For more information

Moffitt Healthy Kidz
Nikki Ross-Inda, Community Outreach Worker
813-745-6618 Nikki.Inda@Moffitt.org

HPV Initiative
Dr. Anna Giuliano
Director, Moffitt's Center for Infection Research in Cancer
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USF College of Public Health webpage

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