2018 NCHHSTP Highlights Archive

Throughout each year, NCHHSTP features significant events and publications. These key features are archived here for convenient reference.

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Increases in STDs continue for four consecutive years

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Parents, schools, and communities are key sources of support for youth.

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  • New Act Against AIDS Initiative
  • Hepatitis B Virus Treatment Access
  • Transforming Health Web site
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New recommendations expand use of shorter 12-dose treatment regimen to reach more people with latent TB infection.

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New national surveillance data reveals the latest on youth health risk behaviors and experiences.

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Doing It My Way: Testing for HIV

Doing it my way ... Testing for HIV

Eleven new indicators increase access to information on HIV and, for the first time, social determinants of health.

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  • Updated Treatment Recommendations for Latent TB Infection
  • AtlasPlus Updates
  • Doing It My Way
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The 2019 NHPC is accepting abstracts through July 20, 2018.

Call for Abstracts

Learn about screening, treatment, and vaccinations to prevent HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB

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Learn what CDC is doing to protect the health of LGBT.

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  • Gonorrhea Treatment Recommendation
  • Preliminary 2017 TB Surveillance Data
  • PrEP Locator
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Find information on more than 1,800 public and private PrEP providers in the U.S.

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Love & Solidarity: Together PrEP, Testing and Treatment can end HIV

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MAY 19, 2018

Learn the ABCs of viral hepatitis.

Learn the ABCs of viral hepatitis

… and May 19th is National Hepatitis Testing Day

Join CDC to Help Everyone Become #HepAware

Millions of Americans
AUGUST 27-30, 2018

Registration now open: Early Bird ends May 31

2018 STD Prevention Conference Registration Notice

Learn about screening, treatment, and vaccinations to prevent HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB

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Find health services by state and city on CDC’s updated LGBT Health Resources page.

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Start planning now

Patients. Providers. Resources for All Audiences.
APRIL 10, 2018

Investing in young people’s health and education is a critical step to achieving an AIDS-free generation.

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Vaccine recommendations updated for the Hep B Virus

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CONFERENCE ON RETROVIRUSES & OPPORTUNISTIC INFECTIONS

CDC’s Dr. Jonathan Mermin Discusses HIV and Syphilis Infections among MSM (video)

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MARCH 6, 2018

CDC analysis suggests HIV prevention pill is not reaching most Americans who could benefit — especially people of color. Only a small percentage of those who could benefit from pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) have been prescribed it.

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MARCH 24, 2018

Wanted: Leaders for a TB-Free United States. We can make history. End TB.

We can make history. End TB.

For Health care providers, individuals, and partner organizations

  • Infectious Disease Trends among Persons Who Inject Drugs
  • STD Treatment and Prevention for Providers
  • Condom Locator Widget
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Promoting Adolescent Health through School-Based HIV Prevention (CDC-RFA-PS18-1807)

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MARCH 18-21, 2019

Getting to No New HIV Infections

2019 National HIV Prevention Conference

Read about new data available in the 2016 TB Surveillance report

Take on TB
FEBRUARY 7, 2018

Get tested and know your HIV status

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
  • Acute Hepatitis C Virus and Injection Drug Use
  • High-Impact Prevention (HIP)
  • TB customizable infographic template
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Monitoring Disparities in Prevention and Treatment of HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STDs and TB

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