Linking to resources, news, and updates to help STD programs in their emergency response to coronavirus (COVID-19).
Last updated: November 20, 2020 at 6:42 pm ET
Welcome to the COVID-19 Command Center for STD Programs. Below are resources and updates for STD program response to coronavirus (COVID-19).
NCSD offices are closed, but we’re open for business. All staff are working remotely. You can view all contact information for staff here. Please don’t hesitate to reach out if we can support you in any way.
NCSD Member Facebook page – Join and use this resource to share the latest COVID news in your jurisdiction, pose questions, and engage with your colleagues and NCSD and use the hashtag #STDCOVID to pose questions.
Hashtag – follow us at @NCSDDC and use the hashtag #STDCOVID to pose questions.
DIS Slack Channel – DIS are first responders in any disease outbreak. Engage with your colleagues and share ideas, tips, and struggles with DIS around the country.
A frequently asked questions resource and two infographics on sex and COVID-19 here.
Introductory online course for entry-level COVID-19 contact tracers, for use by health agencies in rapid training of new contact tracers. Access the training here.
We surveyed health department STD programs, DIS, and STD clinics regularly to determine the impact of COVID-19 response on the STD field. Read the full report here.
Resource hub dedicated to the non clinic-based self-collected HIV/STD testing presented by NCSD here.
Resources and trainings for STD Programs from STD programs.
Resources for Disease Intervention Specialists.
Resources for STD Clinics.
All the information and guidance you need from HHS, CDC, and other federal agencies.
Resources and updates from States.
Resources and updates about coronavirus from national health organizations.
Maps, graphs, and figures about coronavirus.
Keeping you up-to-date on the latest in research and science.
Industry updates and guidance for partnering with private entities.