The International Papillomavirus Conference, Sydney International Convention Centre, Oct 2-6th 2018

IPVC2018 was held at the new Sydney International Convention Centre from October 2-6th, and we were delighted to welcome over 1,300 delegates from 79 countries to the meeting. The theme was “Global Control of HPV Disease” and a major focus was the recent World Health Organisation’s call-to-action for cervical cancer elimination, and its implications for […]

IPVC 2020 – Barcelona

On behalf of the Local Organizing Committee and Board of the International Papillomavirus Society (IPVS), we are very pleased to invite you to participate in the 33rd International Papillomavirus Conference & Clinical and Public Health Workshops which will be held in Barcelona, Spain March 23rd to 27th in 2020. We are excited to host the […]

International HPV Awareness Day – preparing for March 4th 2019

A key highlight for IPVS in 2018 was the successful inauguration of March 4th as International HPV Awareness Day. The ‘Give Love. Not HPV’ campaign, led by the IPVS Advocacy Committee, established an annual focal point and sparked an international conversation about HPV and associated cancers online, in universities, on streets and in homes around […]

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Join us for the 32nd International Papillomavirus Conference, to be held October 2-6 in Sydney, Australia! IPVC 2018 will gather researchers, clinicians and other health professionals to share knowledge and ideas on papillomaviruses and their associated diseases as we work towards global control of HPV disease.

IPVS Board Elections 2018 Results

We are pleased to announce the results of the recent IPVS Board Elections anticipating the IPVS General Assembly to take place in Sydney on October 5th 2018 in the margin of the IPVC 2018, where all elected candidates will take office.

P. J. F Snijders – goodbye to our dear colleague

His warm smile, friendly disposition and positive attitude will be remembered and missed by all who knew him and we want to acknowledge Peter’s talents as a scientist and contributions to the field. Peter was a fine human being and we are all proud that we were able to be called his colleague.

WHO is calling for global action to end cervical cancer

WHO Director-General, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus made a global call for action on 19th May 2018 towards the elimination of cervical cancer.

Some news about the Papillomavirus Research (PVR) Journal

PVR is now listed in Medline and the Pubmed Central indexing system. IPVS members benefit from free OA fees for 2018.

IPVS proudly sponsors the Marjorie Bash Foundation project: « We Can, I Can Conquer Cervical Cancer ».

The project had as objectives to teach over 2,000 high school students in Abia State and other parts of Nigeria about cervical cancer and how they might prevent the disease or detect it early.