Date of Award

Spring 5-16-2020

Document Type

Scholarly Project

Degree Name

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)



First Advisor

Dr. Trina Larery

Second Advisor

Dr. Janis Schiefelbein

Third Advisor

Dr. Greg Belcher


This scholarly project included an education presentation to Pittsburg State University students enrolled in the Health Promotion class in the Fall of 2019, a pretest was taken before the educational presentation and then a posttest was completed to assess the student’s knowledge of HPV and the HPV vaccine. The posttest evaluated whether there was an increase in knowledge after the presentation. In this scholarly project there was an overall increase in knowledge with statistical significance (p

Included in

Nursing Commons