A 2008 NCSD fact sheet highlighting the disparities seen in the rates of STDs within certain populations and communities, particularly among women, youth, communities of color, incarcerated populations, and men who have sex with men (MSM)
California Department of Public Health, STD Control Branch
Released July 2009, the California Department of Public Health STD Control Branch developed Presenting on Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Racial Health Disparities: A Resource Guide for Facilitators. Read more...
On December 19th, 2013, the American Sexual Health Association (ASHA) and the National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD) convened a small group of stakeholders from the policy, research, cancer, healthcare provider and sexual health fields to discuss potential policy actions to facilitate HPV/Pap co-testing, and adherence to screening guidelines.