Abstract Topics

Abstract Submission to IPVC 2021 was divided in three tracks: Basic science, Clinical research, and Public Health, Epidemiology and Implementation Science. Scroll down to see the abstract topics for each track.

Basic Science

  • Taxonomy
  • Animal Models
  • Immunology
  • Regulation of Gene Expression
  • Transformation and Carcinogenesis
  • Structural Biology
  • Virus – Host Interactions
  • Virus Life Cycle
  • Genomics of HPV-associated Disease
  • Papillomavirus Vaccines (i.e New Developments)
  • Beta and Gamma Cutaneous HPV Infection, Biology, and Natural History
  • Microbiome
  • Other Basic Research

Clinical Research

  • HPV Diagnostics and Biomarkers for Early Detection and Prognosis of HPV-related Cancers
  • Self-sampling for HPV collection
  • Diagnosis and Management of Cervical Cancer and related Precursors
  • Diagnosis and Management of Anal Cancer and related’ Precursors
  • Diagnosis and Management of Oropharyngeal, Head and Neck Cancer
  • Diagnosis and Management of Genital and Cutaneous Warts
  • Diagnosis and Management of HPV-associated Skin Lesions Other than Warts
  • Prophylactic Vaccines – Clinical Aspects
  • Therapeutic Vaccines – Clinical Aspects
  • Management of HPV disease in HIV-infected People
  • Treatment of Precancer in Low-resource Settings
  • Treatment of HPV-related Disease
  • Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis
  • HPV NAAT screening quality control/assurance guidelines
  • Other Clinical Research

Public Health, Epidemiology and Implementation Science

  • Global Impact of HPV and Cervical Cancer Prevention
  • Epidemiology: Natural History/Risk Factors
  • Screening for HPV-related Disease: Implementation, Evaluation and Impact
  • Vaccination: Implementation, Evaluation and Impact
  • Economics and Mathematical Modelling
  • Primary HPV VS Co-testing with HPV and Cytology
  • Psychological Aspects on HPV-related Interventions
  • Dissemination/Communication Research
  • Cervical Cancer Elimination
  • Vaccine Safety
  • Impacts of COVID-19 pandemic on HPV vaccination implementation
  • Impacts of COVID-19 pandemic on public health aspects of HPV screening
  • Other Public Health, Epidemiology and Implementation Science Research