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INVEST (HPV Vaccination) - Clinical Trial

What is the Purpose of this Study?

We are doing this study to better understand why some teens are less likely to get vaccines than others.
What is the Condition Being Studied?
HPV vaccination in teenagers

Who Can Participate in the Study?

Parents or guardians of children ages 9-17

Age Group

What is Involved?

This study is a focus group (a group discussion) that asks you to:
- Come to one 1.5 hour long discussion
- Share your experiences and beliefs about teen vaccinations

Study Details

Full Title
A tailored school-based intervention to INcrease VaccinE uptake among adoleScenTs (INVEST) in the rural South
Principal Investigator
Pediatric Infectious Diseases Specialist
Protocol Number
IRB: PRO00101137
Contact the Duke Recruitment Innovation Center
MyResearchPartners@duke.edu
or
919-681-5698