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Surveillance for STDs in the United States

Dr. Nicholas Gaffga will give an overview of public health surveillance for STDs in the United States. He will discuss some of the challenges that exist and the usefulness of enhanced collection, reporting, and interpretation of information. Dr. Cornelis Rietmeijer will present the experiences and lessons learned of implementing and conducting the STD Surveillance Network, a multi-site, national sentinel surveillance system for sexually transmitted infections.

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  • Featured Speakers

    Nicholas Gaffga, MD, MPH

    Medical Epidemiologist, Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch, Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Cornelis A. Rietmeijer, MD, PhD, MSPH

    Professor, Department of Community and Behavioral Health, Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado Denver