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

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  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

Turning the Page on HIV: New CDC Initiative Fuels Progress in STD Clinics

A new factsheet highlights progress from a recent CDC initiative, “Scaling up HIV Prevention Services in Specialty STD...

Sep 02, 2020 | Julia Zigman (she/her)

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  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis
  • Research & Reports

Study: Gaps in STI Screening among Men who Have Sex with Men in PrEP Care in the U.S.

A study recently published in Clinical Infectious Diseases found that substantial gaps exist between CDC...

Aug 19, 2020 | Julia Zigman (she/her)

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USPSTF Recommendation: Behavioral Counseling Interventions to Prevent Sexually Transmitted Infections

A new US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation concludes with moderate certainty that behavioral...

Aug 19, 2020 | Julia Zigman (she/her)

  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis
  • Opportunity

Request for Applications: Identifying Promising Practices for Congenital Syphilis Prevention (Cohort 2)

In partnership with the CDC’s Division of STD Prevention, NACCHO will provide up to four local health departments with...

Aug 18, 2020 | Rebekah Horowitz

  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

NACCHO, NCSD Announce DIS Scholarship Winners

NACCHO and NCSD have announced the recipients of this year's scholarship award that funds health department DIS to...

Aug 18, 2020 | Kat Kelley

  • COVID-19
  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

NCSD Report: COVID-19 & the State of the STD Field (Phase II)

This report from NCSD describes the STD field’s ongoing, longer term response to COVID-19 and what effect this response...

Aug 12, 2020 | Julia Zigman (she/her)

  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

On-Demand Webinar Series: Testing Outside the Clinic

NCSD hosted a four-part webinar series on non clinic-based, self-collected HIV and STD testing. The recordings from the...

Aug 12, 2020 | Julia Zigman (she/her)

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  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

CDC Awards $109 Million to Local Areas and States for Federal Initiative to End the HIV Epidemic in the U.S.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention awarded $109 million to 32 state and local health departments that...

Aug 05, 2020 | Julia Zigman (she/her)

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  • Tools & Resources
  • Webinar
  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

Informational Webinar: STD Quality Clinical Services (QCS) Planning Toolkit

Informational webinar for the STD QCS Planning Toolkit to Support Use of CDC’s “Recommendations for Providing Quality...

Jul 13, 2020 | Rebekah Horowitz

  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

Apply Now: DIS Scholarships for STD Engage 2020 Conference

NCSD and NACCHO are pleased to offer several full scholarships for DIS to attend NCSD's Annual Meeting, STD Engage.

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

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  • Press Release
  • Climate Change
  • Maternal, Child, & Adolescent Health

NACCHO Joins Public Health Partners to Recognize...

NACCHO partners with Children’s Environmental Health Network for CEH Day 2020.

Sep 28, 2020 | Guest Author

NACCHO Joins Public Health Partners to Recognize...

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  • COVID-19
  • Tools & Resources
  • Climate Change
  • Hazards & Health Effects

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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  • Tools & Resources
  • Healthy Living & Prevention
  • Parks

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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  • Tools & Resources

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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  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

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 –...

  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

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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  • Tools & Resources
  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

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

  • COVID-19
  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

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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  • Community Engagement
  • Informatics
  • Opportunity

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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  • Tools & Resources
  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

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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  • Tools & Resources
  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

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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  • Tools & Resources
  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

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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