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  • Articles in the Real World of STD Prevention can be downloaded at not cost.   Overcoming the Challenges of Studying Expedited Partner Therapy in the Real World Nemeth, Sheila Vaidya; Schillinger, Julia A.   Sexually Transmitted Diseases. 46(10):693-696, October 2019.
  • October 8, 2019 Dear Partners in Prevention, Today, CDC released the Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Surveillance Report, 2018. STDs reached an all-time high in 2018, marking the fifth consecutive year of increases for chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis. The most alarming threat: newborn deaths from syphilis.  There was a startling 22 percent increase in ne
  • To respond to the alarming and still rising rates of sexually transmitted infections (STI) in the Unites States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, through the National Association of City and County Health Officials (NACCHO) has requested that The National Academy of Siences, Engineering and Medicine (NASEM) will convene an ad-hoc committee on the prevention and control of sexually transmitted infections in the United States.  Specifically, the Committee will examine:
  • This article was commisioned by the Lancet Infectious Diseases and provides a detailed summary of the major challenges STI prevention and control face globally. It is available free of charge at this website.  (login free but required)  Summary WHO estimated that nearly 1 million people become infected every day with any of four curable sexually transmitted infections (STIs): chlamydia, gonorrhoea, syphilis, and trichomoniasis. Despite their high global incidenc

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STI's in US at Record Highs

October 8, 2019 Dear Partners in Prevention, Today, CDC released the Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Surveillance Report, 2018. STDs reached an all-time high in 2018, marking the fifth consecutive year of increases for chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis. The most alarming threat: newborn deaths from syphilis.  There was a startling 22 percent increase in ne
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From the ASTDA President

  August 21, 2019  Greetings ASTDA Members!    It has been a year since I took office as President and there are many important things going on with ASTDA that I want to share with you. As you are no doubt aware, there have been many changes in our working environment over the past year some of which are positive (e.g. additional funding support as a result of the End HIV Initiative) and some of which are not (e.g. increasing numbers of state laws that are harmful to women’s sexual & reproductive health). It is with
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ASTDA/IUSTI North America Newsletter Fall 2019

Please see our fall 2019 newsletter attached.  
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STD Engage 2019

NCSD Engage, the annual conference of the National Coalition of STD Directors will be held November 19-22, 2019 at the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center Hotel in Alexandria, VA.

Posted on October 27, 2019

contact: stdengage@ncsd.org

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National STD Prevention Conference 2020

The 2020 National STD Prevention Conference will be held September 17-20 in Atlanta GA. More information: https://www.cdc.gov/stdconference/default.htm

Posted on October 27, 2019

contact: cdcinfo@cdc.org

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