Importance of HPV vaccination the focus of an upcoming Coffee and conversation discussion.

Community members will have the opportunity to ask questions

UNDATED (WKBT) – Coming up January 25th, the latest installment of the Coffee and Conversation series.

Local health professionals will discuss the connection between HPV and cancer, when and why the vaccine is recommended for preteens and teens and vaccine safety.

They will also address questions from attendees.

“The conversation would be appropriate for parents as well as older children,” said Cinthia Shireman with Mayo Clinic Health System.

Everything starts at 6 p.m.

The event will also be live streamed on the Misty’s Dance Unlimited Facebook page.

Coffee and Conversation is sponsored by Mayo Clinic Health System and Misty’s Dance Unlimited.

La Crosse Community Foundation, Coulee Parenting Connection and News 8 Now are supporting partners.