HPV Cancer Centers Take Aim At Low HPV Vaccination Rates In Mountain West By Erik Neumann • Jun 18, 2018 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Cancer centers are working to increase HPV vaccinations across the nation, but particularly in Mountain West states, where vaccination rates are low. UDOH Campaign Aims to Boost HPV Vaccination Rates By Bob Nelson • Jan 11, 2016 Utah Department of Health, Utah Cancer Control Program Listen Listening... / 1:38 Utah’s rate of vaccination for HPV, or Human papillomavirus, is well below the national average. The Utah Department of Health is launching a new media campaign aimed at increasing the rate of HPV vaccinations among 11-12 year old Utahns. Utah Ranks Low in HPV Vaccinations By Whittney Evans • Jun 16, 2014 Jan Christian via Wikimedia Commons A vaccination known to prevent cervical cancer is still not offered at public health departments in at least five Utah counties. Meanwhile, the state is nearly dead last in the number of girls who get vaccinated.