The resource page for the webinar "Engaging with Tribal Communities in Responding to STDs" hosted by NCSD, ASTHO, and NACCHO.
An Update on the Indian Health Service’s STD Surveillance Report & How Health Departments Can Collaborate with Tribal Organizations
Learn more about national surveillance data for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) among American Indian/Alaska Native populations at the national level, and key actions state/local health agencies can take to build and strengthen partnerships with tribal communities to prevent and control STDs. The webinar will highlight the South Dakota Department of Health’s collaboration with tribal health, the Indian Health Service, and Public Health Nursing and describe successes from the Great Plains Tribal Epidemiology Center.
Andria Apostolou, PhD, MPH
Indian Health Service (IHS) National STD Program Lead/Senior Epidemiologist, Indian Health Service
Amanda Gill, MS
STD Program Director for the South Dakota Department of Health
PJ Beaudry, MPH
Great Plains Tribal Epidemiology Center (GPTEC) Director
This webinar is co-hosted by ASTHO, NACCHO, and NCSD, and aims to: