Sexually Transmitted Diseases
working to enhance the role for state health agencies in addressing sexually
transmitted diseases and to demonstrate the value of infrastructure and funding
at the state public health level.
ASTHO and CDC are working together with
other public health representatives to raise awareness about STD issues and
needs, establish and strengthen relationships, and identify opportunities for
collaborative efforts that promote STD prevention and control.
ASTHO Seeks Contractor to Develop STD Communication Tools
ASTHO is seeking a highly qualified contractor or firm to develop public health communications tools regarding STD trends and emerging issues. The identified contractor will scan resources, develop and design tailored communications tools for public health, and create an implementation plan to promote utilization of the tools. The maximum award amount is $65,000. Proposals are due March 1, 2017. If you have any questions, please contact Elizabeth Ruebush (email@example.com).
Public Health and Healthcare Integration for STD Prevention
ASTHO has been working with partners to examine integrating prevention and
treatment of STDs and design an STD integration model for public health and
primary care. More information, including recordings from a recent webinar
series and conference symposium, can be found on the STD Integration webpage. Go
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Reports from ASTHO
Prevention Resources for Public Health Leadership
of resources provides a quick snapshot of current STD trends and issues and
outlines steps health officials can take to articulate the need for robust STD
prevention and treatment programs.
Suggested Citations for ASTHO STD Reports
When citing information from the ASTHO STD Reports, please use the
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
(ASTHO). "STD Prevention Resources for Public Health Leadership." December 2014.
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO). "STD
Prevention in a Changing Environment: Opportunities for Public Health Leadership
Engagement." January 2014. Available at
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO). "Integration
of Public Health and Primary Care: A Practical Look at Using Integration to
Better Prevent and Treat Sexually Transmitted Diseases." February 2014.