The Essential Elements of Local Public Health

The Essential Elements of Local Public Health provides updates and information from NACCHO’s Environmental Health and Infectious Disease portfolios.

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STD Awareness Week 2020: LHD Efforts to Implement & Promote Extragenital Testing

Across the United States, rates of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are on the rise. Local health departments...

Apr 13, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

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LHD HIV, STI, and Hepatitis Programs Respond and Adapt to COVID-19

Local health departments (LHDs) are on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic. LHD HIV, STI, and viral hepatitis (HSH)...

Apr 10, 2020 | Kat Kelley

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NYHAAD: Empowering Youth to Protect Their Sexual Health and Autonomy

National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day (NYHAAD), held annually on April 10th, is a day to educate the public about...

Apr 10, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

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Customizable ‘Dear Colleague’ Letter for Local Health Departments

NACCHO’s HIV, STI, and Viral Hepatitis team is working to develop materials for all local health departments to...

Apr 08, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

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COVID-19: Suggested Health Department Actions to Support Syringe Services Programs (SSPs)

NASTAD released a resource highlighting important considerations and promising strategies for health departments to...

Apr 08, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

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NOFO: Elton John AIDS Foundation COVID-19 Emergency Fund Accepting Applications 

The Elton John AIDS Foundation’s COVID-19 Emergency Fund is accepting applications for solutions that  to address...

Apr 08, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

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Share Your Experience: Survey of U.S. HIV Providers in the COVID-19 Pandemic 

POZ and Cancer Health want to know how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected your organization and what they can do to...

Apr 08, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

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Video: How Harm Reduction Programs are Adapting Services During COVID-19 

The Harm Reduction Coalition has released a new video detailing how harm reduction programs are adapting services...

Apr 08, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

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COVID-19: Special Considerations for People Living with HIV 

The Infectious Diseases Society of America and HIV Medicine Association released a new resource for clinicians and...

Apr 08, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

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CDC Guidance: STD Treatment Options During COVID-19 

The CDC Division of STD Prevention (DSTDP) released guidance for STD prevention programs, including STD clinics, on...

Apr 08, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

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Protecting Lung Health During Wildfires

The American Lung Association has developed a new fact sheet in Spanish to...

Jul 15, 2020

Protecting Lung Health During Wildfires

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Greener Parks for Health

National Recreation and Park Association releases new Greener Parks for Health...

Jul 13, 2020

Greener Parks for Health

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CDC Report: Temporary Reassignment of Personnel Requests...

CDC recently updated its flexibilities guidance for recipients and applicants...

Jul 09, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

CDC Report: Temporary Reassignment of Personnel Requests...

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Scholarships Available: SYNChronicity 2020 Conference –...

SYNC 2020, the National Conference for HIV, HCV, STI and LGBTQ Health, is...

Jul 08, 2020 | Julia Zigman (she/her)

Scholarships Available: SYNChronicity 2020 Conference –...

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Apply Now: DIS Scholarships for STD Engage 2020...

NCSD and NACCHO are pleased to offer several full scholarships for DIS to...

Jun 24, 2020 | Julia Zigman (she/her)

Apply Now: DIS Scholarships for STD Engage 2020...

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Social Media Resources: National HIV Testing Day

Social media toolkit for National HIV Testing Day, a day to raise awareness...

Jun 24, 2020 | Julia Zigman (she/her)

Social Media Resources: National HIV Testing Day

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Syringe Services Programs and the COVID-19 Pandemic:...

Local health departments (LHDs) are on the frontlines of the opioid crisis,...

Jun 16, 2020 | Julia Zigman (she/her)

Syringe Services Programs and the COVID-19 Pandemic:...

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The Path to One Million: Leveraging the Power of Public...

Since its launch, the All of Us Research Program has enrolled more than 350,000...

Jun 11, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

The Path to One Million: Leveraging the Power of Public...

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NCSD Brief: At-Home Self-Collection Lab Testing for...

The National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD) developed a technical assistance...

Jun 10, 2020 | Julia Zigman (she/her)

NCSD Brief: At-Home Self-Collection Lab Testing for...

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NCSD Releases STD Billing Toolkit

The National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD) released STD TAC Billing...

Jun 10, 2020 | Julia Zigman (she/her)

NCSD Releases STD Billing Toolkit

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NCSD Webinar: At-Home HIV & STI Testing – The Lab...

Part 4 in a series of webinars discussing at-home HIV & STI testing at health...

Jun 10, 2020 | Julia Zigman (she/her)

NCSD Webinar: At-Home HIV & STI Testing – The Lab...

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Kaiser Family Foundation Releases Ending the HIV...

Kaiser Family Foundation has released two new resources related to the federal...

Jun 10, 2020 | Julia Zigman (she/her)

Kaiser Family Foundation Releases Ending the HIV...

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