In response to the Request for Information (RFI): Developing an STI Federal Action Plan from HHS, NCSD submits recommendations for the plan based on member and community input.
As STIs surpass historic levels and continue to climb, the Department of Health and Human Services – Office of HIV and Infectious Disease Policy (OHAIDP) announced plans to launch the first ever STI Federal Action Plan. HHS sought public input in through a Request for Information (RFI) process, inviting stakeholders to submit comments and recommendations.
NCSD submitted the below comments and recommendations on behalf of our members and their partners, following a community input process with feedback from state and local or territorial health departments, STD program directors, health care providers, disease intervention specialists (DIS), community-based STD partners, and academic researchers.
Read the full letter here.