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Our mission is to saves lives by the prevention, detection, and rehabilitation of oral, head and neck cancer through public awareness, treatment, health programs, research, advocacy

HPV Vaccinations Can Help Prevent oral, Head and Neck Cancers

Dr. Cherie-Ann Nathan

HNCA Board Member and

Head and Neck Surgeon

Frank Summers

Survivor of HPV-derived squamous cell  carcinoma tonsil cancer​

Scott Vetter

Survivor of HPV-related tongue cancer

Scott Vetter and

Dr. Nathan

Discuss HPV-related head and neck cancers

HPV vaccination is recommended for boys and girls, at ages 11-12, to prevent the types of HPV infections that cause oral, head and neck cancers.

Head & Neck Cancer Stats

Upcoming Events

7:30 pm UC Davis Medical Center — Free S... @ Pap Murphy's Park
UC Davis Medical Center — Free S... @ Pap Murphy's Park
Jul 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:15 pm
We will be holding a free head and neck cancer screening and education before and during the first half of the Sacramento Republic FC Soccer match

Clinical Trials