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Noel Brewer††††††††††††††††† Lab††††††††††††††††† HPV††††††††††††††††† Tobacco††††††††††††††††† Other research††††††††††††††††† Media

 

Surveys†††††††††

Feel free to use our surveys in part or in total, but please cite the relevant study when reporting findings.

 

Parents

-Caregiver Study, surveys at baseline (2007) and follow-up (2008).We recommend these over the Person County survey (2006).

-CHIAS, Carolina HPV Immunization Attitude and Belief Scale survey (2009)

-Mother-daughter communication survey (2009)

-Botswana Study survey (2009)
-Vaccinating Adolescents in Pharmacies survey (2014)

 

Males

-Menís Study survey (2009)

-Sonís Study, surveys at baseline for parents (2010) and sons (2010).Surveys at follow-up for parents (2011) and sons (2011)

 

Healthcare Providers

-Provider Study survey (2007)

-NC school health centers survey (2010)

-Extramural school-located vaccine programs survey (2010)

-Pharmacy laws survey (2012)

-Physician survey (2014)

 

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Left to right: Steve Hackbarth, Katie Keating, Noel Brewer, Christina Ludema, Jessica Hughes, Karen Ziarnowski

 

Contact info

Noel Brewer
ntb@unc.edu

Twitter: @noelTbrewer

 

Funding Disclosure

Our research has been funded at different times by the CDC, Merck, GSK, Pfizer and NCI. Dr. Brewer has been a paid member of advisory boards for Merck from 2011 to 2016 and for FDA from 2010 to 2014.

 

 

Ongoing

Parent Hesitancy Study

 

Studies to develop materials to address parentsí questions about HPV vaccination with Dr. Melissa Gilkey. Funded by CDC and NCI.

 

AFIX Study

RCT to improve effectiveness of quality improvement visits to vaccine providers. In collaboration with state health departments in Washington, Michigan and Illinois with Dr. Melissa Gilkey. Funded by RWJF.

 

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UNC HPV team collaborates with State Health Department partners during a two-day intervention training in Chapel Hill, NC.

 

Completed

Doctor Comm Study

National study of doctorsí HPV vaccine communication styles; RCT with NC doctors. Collaboration with Dr. Melisa Gilkey.

 

Pharmacy Study

National study of parents to assess the acceptability of HPV vaccination in pharmacies; pilot study in North Carolina.

 

Adolescent AFIX in NC

Partnership with NC Immunization Branch to improve adolescent vaccine provision.

 

School Heath Center Study

Increasing uptake of adolescent vaccine in schools with health centers.

 

Cervical Cancer-Free NC

An initiative to substantially reduce cervical cancer in North Carolina by increasing HPV vaccination and screening.

Our recent report analyzed the areas of the state with the highest cervical cancer prevention need and identified partners and existing systems to meet these needs.

 

Sons Study

National study of beliefs about HPV vaccination among boys ages 11-17.

 

Botswana Study

Collaboration with Dr. Yumi DiAngi, examining HPV vaccine acceptability in Botswana.

 

Self-sampler Study

Collaboration with Dr. Jennifer Smith, examining acceptability of a mailed HPV self-resting kit for use with high risk, low income women.

 

Mother-Daughter Study

CDC-funded study of how mothers and daughters talk about HPV vaccine.

 

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CHIME Project

The Carolina HPV Immunization Measurement and Evaluation (CHIME) Project comprises five studies of HPV vaccination decision making and impact. The CDC-funded project is in areas of North Carolina with high cervical cancer rates.†††

 

Menís Study

Study of beliefs about HPV vaccination among men who have sex with men.

 

South-central NC Intervention

Collaboration with North Carolina health directors on an intervention to increase HPV vaccine uptake.

 

Cognitive Testing Study

Examining the best way to assess beliefs about the HPV vaccine, with partners from the Cancer Prevention and Control Research Network.

Systematic Review

Brewer, N. T., & Fazekas, K. I. Predictors of HPV vaccine acceptability: A theory-informed, systematic review. Preventive Medicine, 2007. Brewer, Fazekas.†††† pdf

 

Behavioral Disinhibition Study

Examined whether vaccination leads to behavioral disinhibition.

Person County Study

Interviews with women in Person County, North Carolina about vaccinating themselves and their daughters against HPV.

 

Articles

Index

AcceptabilityAlternative settingsCoverageHPV & testing
InterventionsInternational
Males & MSM
Provider communication
School requirements Other

Featured
Longitudinal predictors of HPV vaccine initiation among adolescent girls in a high-risk geographic area. Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 2011. Brewer, Reiter, McRee, Smith.†††† pdf

Predictors of HPV vaccine acceptability: A theory-informed, systematic review. Preventive Medicine, 2007. Brewer, Fazekas.††††
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Parentsí health beliefs and HPV vaccination of their adolescent daughters. Social Science & Medicine, 2009 [Article abstracted in (2009) Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health]. Reiter, Brewer, McRee, Smith.†††† pdf


Acceptability

Racial differences in HPV knowledge, HPV vaccine acceptability, and related beliefs among rural, Southern women. Journal of Rural Health, 2009. Cates, Brewer, Fazekas, Mitchell, Smith.†††† pdf

 

HPV vaccine acceptability in a rural Southern area. Journal of Womenís Health, 2008. Fazekas, Brewer, Smith.†††† pdf

 

Influence of parent characteristics and disease outcome framing on HPV vaccine acceptability among rural, Southern women. Cancer Causes & Control, 2008. Sperber, Brewer, Smith.†††† pdf

 

Predictors of HPV vaccine acceptability: A theory-informed, systematic review. Preventive Medicine, 2007. Brewer, Fazekas.†††† pdf

 

Alternative Settings

Pharmacist authority to provide HPV vaccine: Novel partners in cervical cancer prevention. Gynecologic Oncology, 2014. Brewer, Chung, Smith.††††† pdf

 

Evaluation of an intervention providing HPV vaccine in schools. American Journal of Health Behavior, 2014. Stubbs, Panozzo, Moss, Reiter, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Opportunities for increasing HPV vaccine provision in school health centers. Journal of School Health, 2014. Moss, Feld, OíMalley, Gilkey, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Promising alternative settings for HPV vaccination of U.S. adolescents. Expert Review of Vaccines, 2014. Shah, Gilkey, Pepper, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Correlates of comfort with alternative settings for HPV vaccine delivery. Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics, 2013. McRee, Reiter, Pepper, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Early lessons learned from extramural school programs that offer HPV vaccine. Journal of School Health, 2013. Hayes, Smith, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Default policies and parentsí consent for school-located HPV vaccination. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 2012. Reiter, McRee, Pepper, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Mothersí support for voluntary provision of HPV vaccine in schools. Vaccine, 2011. Kadis, McRee, Reiter, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Coverage

Concomitant adolescent vaccination in the United States, 2007-2012. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2016 (in press). Moss, Reiter, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Summer peaks in uptake of human papillomavirus (HPV) and other adolescent vaccines in the United States. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, 2016. Moss, Rimer, Ribisl, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Validation of the Vaccination Confidence Scale: A brief measure to identify parents at risk for refusing adolescent vaccines. Academic Pediatrics, 2016. Gilkey, Reiter, Brewer.†††† pdf††

 

Vaccination confidence and parental refusal/delay of early childhood vaccines. PLoS One, 2016. Gilkey, McRee, Reiter, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Herd immunity and the herd severity effect. [peer-reviewed commentary] The Lancet Infectious Diseases, 2015. Brewer, Moss.†††† pdf

 

Effects of a presidential candidateís comments on HPV vaccine. Journal of Health Communication, 2015. Zucker, Reiter, Mayer, Brewer. pdf

 

Correlates of human papillomavirus vaccine coverage: A state-level analysis. Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 2015. Moss, Reiter, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

The Vaccination Confidence Scale: A brief measure of parentsí vaccination beliefs. Vaccine, 2014. Gilkey, Magnus, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Application of the Carolina Framework for Cervical Cancer Prevention. Gynecologic Oncology, 2014. Moss, Gilkey, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Provider-verified HPV vaccine coverage among a national sample of Hispanic adolescent females. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers, and Prevention, 2014. Reiter, Brewer, Gilkey, Smith.†††† pdf

 

Awareness is not enough: The need to increase meningococcal vaccine uptake. Clinical Pediatrics, 2013. Coyne-Beasley, Reiter, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Engaging in health behaviors to lower risk for breast cancer recurrence. PLoS One, 2013. OíNeill, DeFrank, Richman, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Organizational correlates of adolescent immunization: Findings of a state-wide study of primary care clinics in North Carolina. Vaccine, 2013. Moss, Gilkey, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Do correlates of HPV vaccine initiation differ between adolescent boys and girls?Vaccine, 2012. Gilkey, Moss, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Opportunities and challenges of web 2.0 for vaccination decisions. Vaccine, 2012. Betsch, Brewer, Stryk.†††† pdf

 

Theory-based predictors of influenza vaccination among pregnant women. Vaccine, 2012. Gorman, Brewer, Chambers.†††† pdf

 

Trends in HPV vaccine initiation among adolescent females in North Carolina, 2008-2010. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention, 2012. Moss, Gilkey, Reiter, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Correlates of receiving recommended adolescent vaccines among adolescent females in North Carolina. Human Vaccines, 2011. Reiter, McRee, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Human papillomavirus vaccine and behavioral disinhibition. Sexually Transmitted Infections, 2011. Schuler, Reiter, Smith, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Longitudinal predictors of HPV vaccine initiation among adolescent girls in a high-risk geographic area. Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 2011. Brewer, Reiter, McRee, Smith.†††† pdf

 

Uptake of 2009 H1N1 vaccine among adolescent females. Human Vaccines, 2011. Reiter, McRee, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Statewide HPV vaccine initiation among adolescent females in North Carolina.Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 2010. Reiter, McRee, Shafer, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Vaccinating adolescent girls against human papillomavirus - who decides? [peer-reviewed research letter] Preventive Medicine, 2010. McRee, Reiter, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

How much will it hurt? HPV vaccine side effects and influence on completion of the three-dose regimen. Vaccine, 2009. Reiter, Brewer, McRee, Smith.†††† pdf

 

HPV vaccine initiation in an area with elevated rates of cervical cancer. Journal of Adolescent Health, 2009. Gottlieb, Brewer, Ziarnowski, Markowitz.†††† pdf

 

Parentsí health beliefs and HPV vaccination of their adolescent daughters. Social Science & Medicine, 2009 [Article abstracted in (2009) Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health]. Reiter, Brewer, McRee, Smith.†††† pdf

 

HPV and Testing

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Trends in genital warts in the era of HPV vaccination. Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 2015. Calo, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Perceptions of mailed HPV self-testing among women at higher risk for cervical cancer. Journal of Community Health, 2014. Galbraith, Gilkey, Richman, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Uptake and predictors of anal cancer screening in men who have sex with men. American Journal of Public Health, 2013. DíSouza, Rajan, Brewer.††††† pdf

 

HPV genotypes in high grade cervical lesions and invasive cervical carcinoma as detected by two commercial DNA assays, North Carolina, 2001-2006. PLoS One, 2012. Hariri, Brewer, Smith.†††† pdf

 

Optimising human papillomavirus self-testing for high risk women. Sexually Transmitted Infections, 2011. Richman, Brewer, Liebman, Smith.†††† pdf

 

Meta-analyses of the effect of false-positive mammograms on generic and specific psychosocial outcomes. Psycho-Oncology, 2010. Salz, Richman, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Re: Impact of human papillomavirus (HPV)-6/11/16/18 vaccine on All HPV-associated genital diseases in young women. [peer-reviewed letter] Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 2010. Brewer, Reiter.†††† pdf

 

Evaluating the impact of the human papillomavirus vaccine. Vaccine, 2009. Chang, Brewer, Smith.†††† pdf

 

International

Cervical cancer awareness and screening in Botswana. International Journal of Gynecological Cancer, 2012. Mingo, Panozzo, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

A cross-sectional study of HPV vaccine acceptability in Gaborone, Botswana. PLoS One, 2011. DiAngi, Panozzo, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

HPV vaccine acceptability among Kenyan women. Vaccine, 2010. Becker-Dreps, Brewer, Smith.†††† pdf

 

Interventions

Process evaluation of an intervention to increase provision of adolescent vaccines at school health centers. Health Education & Behavior, 2014. Golden, Feld, Turner, DeFrank, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Increasing provision of adolescent vaccines in primary care: A randomized controlled trial. Pediatrics, 2014. Gilkey, Moss, Sparks, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Comparing in-person and webinar delivery of an immunization quality improvement program: A process evaluation of the Adolescent AFIX trial. Implementation Science, 2014. Gilkey, Moss, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Increasing adolescent immunization by webinar: A brief provider intervention at federally qualified health centers. Vaccine, 2012. Moss, Reiter, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

HPV and HPV vaccine education intervention: Effects on parents, healthcare staff, and school staff. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers, and Prevention, 2011. Reiter, Stubbs, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Males and MSM

Socioeconomic and racial-ethnic disparities in prosocial health attitudes: The case of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination for adolescent males. Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 2016 (in press). Polonijo, Carpiano, Reiter, Brewer.††† pdf

 

HPV vaccine for teen boys: Dyadic analysis of parents' and sons' beliefs and willingness. Preventive Medicine, 2015. Moss, Reiter, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Gay and bisexual men's willingness to use a self-collected anal cancer screening test. Journal of Lower Genital Tract Diseases, 2015. Thompson, Reiter, Moss, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

HPV transmission in adolescent men who have sex with men. [peer-reviewed commentary] The Lancet Infectious Diseases, 2015. Brewer, Calo.†††† pdf

 

Early adoption of human papillomavirus vaccine among Hispanic adolescent males in the United States. Cancer, 2014. Reiter, Brewer, Gilkey, Smith.†††† pdf

 

HPV vaccination among adolescent males: Results from the National Immunization Survey-Teen. Vaccine, 2013. Reiter, Gilkey, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Longitudinal predictors of HPV vaccination among a national sample of adolescent males. American Journal of Public Health, 2013 [Article abstracted in Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health, 2013.] Reiter, McRee, Pepper, Gilkey, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Parentsí and sonsí beliefs in sexual disinhibition after human papillomavirus vaccination. Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 2013. Mayer, Reiter, Zucker, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Advertisements promoting HPV vaccine for adolescent males: Does source matter? Sexually Transmitted Infections, 2012. Pepper, Reiter, McRee, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Improving HPV vaccine delivery: A national study of parents and their adolescent sons. Journal of Adolescent Health, 2012. Reiter, McRee, Pepper, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Association of human papillomavirus-related knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs with HIV status: A national study of gay men. Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease, 2011. Gilbert, Brewer, Reiter.†††† pdf

 

Hepatitis B vaccination among a national sample of gay and bisexual men. Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 2011. Reiter, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

HPV vaccine acceptability in heterosexual, gay, and bisexual men. American Journal of Men's Health, 2011. Gilbert, Brewer, Reiter, Smith.†††† pdf

 

HPV vaccine and adolescent males. Vaccine, 2011. Reiter, McRee, Kadis, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Acceptability of HPV vaccine among a national sample of gay and bisexual men. Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 2010. Reiter, Brewer, McRee, Gilbert, Smith.†††† pdf

 

Does framing HPV vaccine as preventing cancer in men increase vaccine acceptability? Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention, 2010. McRee, Reiter, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Human papillomavirus knowledge and vaccine acceptability among a national sample of heterosexual men. Sexually Transmitted Infections, 2010. Reiter, Brewer, Smith.†††† pdf

 

Menís beliefs about HPV-related disease. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 2010. Brewer, Ng, McRee, Reiter.†††† pdf

 

Gay and bisexual menís willingness to receive anal Papanicolaou testing. American Journal of Public Health, 2010. Reed, Reiter, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Provider Communication

Collaborative patient-provider communication and uptake of adolescent vaccines. Social Science & Medicine, 2016. Moss, Reiter, Rimer, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Quality of physician communication about HPV vaccine Ė Response. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev, 2016. Gilkey, Malo, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Quality of physician communication about HPV vaccine Ė Response. [letter] Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, 2016. Gilkey, Malo, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Provider communication and HPV vaccination: The impact of recommendation quality. Vaccine, 2016. Gilkey, Calo, Moss, Shah, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Disparities in collaborative patient-provider communication about human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination. Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics, 2016 (in press). Moss, Gilkey, Rimer, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Physician communication about adolescent vaccination: How is HPV vaccine different? Preventive Medicine, 2015. Gilkey, Moss, Hall, Shah, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Quality of physician communication about human papillomavirus vaccine: Findings from a national survey. Cancer, Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention, 2015. Gilkey, Malo, Shah, Hall, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

School Requirements

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Physician support of HPV vaccination school-entry requirements. Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics, 2016 (in press). Califano, Calo, Gilkey, Brewer.††††† pdf

 

Parentsí support for school-entry requirements for HPV vaccination: A national study. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention, 2016 (in press). Calo, Gilkey, Shah, Moss, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Mandatory HPV vaccination. [peer-reviewed letter] JAMA, 2012. Gilkey, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Acceptability of school requirements for human papillomavirus vaccine. Human Vaccines, 2011. Smith, Brewer, Gottlieb.†††† pdf††

 

Parent attitudes about school requirements for human papillomavirus vaccine in high-risk communities of Los Angeles, California. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention, 2011. Robitz, Brewer, Markowitz.†††† pdf

 

Other

Recommendations for a national agenda to substantially reduce cervical cancer. Cancer Causes & Control, 2013. Smith, Brewer, Casey.†††† pdf

 

Burden of invasive cervical cancer in North Carolina. Preventive Medicine, 2012. Denslow, Brewer, Smith.†††† pdf

 

Cognitive testing of human papillomavirus vaccine survey items for parents of adolescent girls. Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease, 2012. Richman, Coronado, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

HPV vaccine discussions: An opportunity for mother-daughter communication about sexual health. Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 2012. McRee, Reiter, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Parents' internet use for information about HPV vaccine. Vaccine, 2012. McRee, Reiter, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Mother-daughter communication about HPV vaccine. Journal of Adolescent Health, 2011. McRee, Reiter, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

How parents hear about human papillomavirus vaccine: Implications for uptake. Journal of Adolescent Health, 2010. Cates, Shafer, Reiter, Brewer, McRee, Smith.†††† pdf

 

The association between cervical abnormalities and attitudes toward cervical cancer prevention. Journal of Womenís Health, 2010. Salz, Brewer, Gottlieb.†††† pdf

 

Availability of human papillomavirus vaccine at medical practices in an area with elevated rates of cervical cancer. Journal of Adolescent Health, 2009. Gottlieb, Brewer, Keating, Markowitz.†††† pdf

 

Disparities in how parents are learning about the human papillomavirus vaccine. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, 2009. Hughes, Cates, Brewer.†††† pdf

 

Present choices, future outcomes: Anticipated regret and HPV vaccination.Preventive Medicine, 2009. Ziarnowski, Brewer, Weber.†††† pdf

 

The Carolina HPV Immunization Attitudes and Beliefs Scale (CHIAS): Scale development and associations with intentions to vaccinate. Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 2009. McRee, Brewer, Reiter, Smith.†††† pdf

 

Potential barriers to HPV vaccine provision among medical practices in an area with high rates of cervical cancer. Journal of Adolescent Health, 2008. Keating, Brewer, Ludema, Smith.†††† pdf

 

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