Women Deliver / GIAHC webinar


June 29, 2023 - 4:00 pm


June 29, 2023 - 5:00 pm

Webinar ahead of Women Deliver Conference 2023 – June 29, 16:00-17:00 CEST (Geneva)

It’s Up to Us: Race to End HPV-Related Cancers Starting with Cervical Cancer

Hosted by Global Initiative Against HPV and Cervical Cancer (GIAHC) in coordination with partner organizations



Shobha S. Krishnan, MD, FAAFP
Founder and President, Global Initiative against HPV and Cervical Cancer (GIAHC)

Jessica Wells, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC, FAAN
Associate Professor, Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing
Emory University
Great Grandniece of Henrietta Lacks


WD 2023- The Place to Make Noise!
Marcia Cross
Emmy-nominated actor/survivor/activist
Co-Founder and President HPV Cancers Alliance

Why HPV and Cervical Cancer Elimination Today? Knowledge is Power
Shobha S. Krishnan, MD, FAAFP

How to Raise HPV Awareness: International HPV Awareness Day- Tools and Resources
Anita Wiseman
Campaign Manager, International Papillomavirus Society

Program Showcase from Around the World
Her Excellency, First Lady, Dr. Zainab Bagadu
Kebabi State, Nigeria
Board member- Union for International Cancer Control (UICC)

Ibtihal Fadhil, MSc, PhD
Chair, Eastern Mediterranean NCD Alliance
Board Member, Global NCD Alliance
NCD Consultant, Ministry of Health and Prevention UAE

Young Leaders: GIAHC and American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA)
Ariana Montesdeoca
Vice-Chair, GIAHC Young Leaders Social Media Chair,
American Medical Women’s Association Cervical Cancer Taskforc