Fact Sheet: The Role of Health departments in STD Prevention: What Do STD Programs Do?
December 1, 2010
2008 NCSD fact sheet highlighting the vital, core public health functions public STD programs provide, including clinical services, STD prevention education and awareness, and disease surveillance and epidemiology.
Sexually transmitted disease (STD) programs do an enormous amount of work to protect the public’s health with continually declining resources. There are many opportunities associated with the evolution of health care in the United States.
The National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors (NASTAD) and the National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD) are pleased to launch “Addressing Stigma: A Blueprint for HIV/STD Prevention and Care Outcomes for Black and L