This week, the Senate Appropriations Committee marked-up its fiscal year (FY) 2014 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies (LHHS) Appropriations bill, which is the bill that funds most federal health spending, including funding for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Next week, the Senate Labor, Health and Human Services (LHHS) Appropriations bill is scheduled to be marked up both subcommittee and full committee. The LHHS Appropriations bill provides for most federal health care funding, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The Senate’s bill is widely expected to be the “high-water mark” for LHHS programs, as the Senat
As we continue to expand our state policy work, the NCSD state policy team has been very busy lately working with a number of NCSD members and partners at the state level on issues around STD prevention. Below is a highlight of some of NCSD’s recent work with members and partners.
As was covered in an email to all members earlier this week, President Obama released his fiscal year (FY) 2014 budget proposal on Wednesday, April 10. In sum, the National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention received a $14 million increase over FY 2012 funding l
NCSD is pleased to announce a new state-based resource—a new factsheet titled “Chlamydia in the South: Raising the Bar for Everyone.” This piece also outlines how, through investments in state STD programs, we can do better on this healt