Resources : Health Equity
Some members of the National Network of STD Clinical Prevention Training Centers offer online training. Academic credits may be offered for some of these courses. Please see the individual Training Centers for more information.
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Recommendations for HIV prevention with adults and adolescents with HIV in the United States, 2014 [more info]
Recommendations for HIV Prevention with Adults and Adolescents with HIV in the United States, 2014 updates and expands the 2003 guideline,Incorporating HIV prevention into the medical care of persons living with HIV; recommendations of CDC, the Health Resources and Services Administration, the National Institutes of Health, and the HIV Medicine Association of the Infectious Diseases […]
Young People and Sexually Transmitted Infections: Underlying Risk Factors Leave Some More Vulnerable. In the United States, sexually active young people experience high rates of Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), which can endanger their long-term health; some STIs are incurable, while others damage the reproductive system if left untreated. Some populations of youth face higher risk […]
An understanding of social determinants is essential to the implementation of effective HIV treatment or prevention interventions. This engaging and informative one-hour online course, based on the California STD/HIV Prevention Training Center’s popular two-day instructor-led training, provides an introduction to social determinants and HIV. It includes an overview of social determinants, their relevance to health disparities, and […]
In 2011, CDC published the first CDC Health Disparities and Inequalities Report (CHDIR) , which examined health disparities in the United States associated with various characteristics, including race/ethnicity, sex, income, education, disability status, and geography. The 2013 CHDIR included updated most topics from the 2011 CHDIR and presented several new topics. This report complements the […]