The National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD) is a partnership of public health professionals
dedicated to advancing effective STD prevention programs and services in every community across
the country. NCSD does this as the voice of their membership. NCSD provides leadership, build capacity,
convene partners, and advocate. For more information, visit www.NCSDDC.org.
NASTAD is a leading non-partisan non-profit association that represents public health officials who
administer HIV and hepatitis programs in the U.S. and around the world. Its mission is to end the
intersecting epidemics of HIV, viral hepatitis, and related conditions. NASTAD does this work by
strengthening domestic and global governmental public health through advocacy, capacity building,
and social justice. For more information, visit www.NASTAD.org.
The National Network of STD Clinical Prevention Training Centers (NNPTC) is a CDC-funded group
of training centers created in partnership with health departments and universities. The PTCs are
dedicated to increasing the knowledge and skills of health professionals in the areas of sexual
health. The NNPTC provides health professionals with a spectrum of state-of-the-art educational
opportunities including experiential learning with an emphasis on STD treatment and prevention.