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Human Papillomavirus MSM

Introduction of HPV vaccination for men who have sex with men

On 10th May 2017 the Scottish Government published a CMO letter with information about the introduction of HPV vaccination programme for men who have sex with men (MSM). The CMO letter is available at:

In order to further support the HPV MSM immunisation programme. NHS Education for Scotland in partnership with Health Protection Scotland has revised it’s resources for registered healthcare practitioners. These can be found below and include training slides and accompanying notes and Question and Aswer resource.

Please note:  
These educational resources continue to be updated , July 2018, and as required to support this programme but do not replace the clinical judgement of practitioners. Practitioners should refer to the Public Health England Green Book Chapterwhen administering the vaccine.

HPV MSM Slides (PowerPoint 0365 - Read Only, select Read only to view document)

HPV MSM Slides with notes (pdf)