For Healthcare Providers


2021 CDC STI Treatment Guidelines

Updated in 2021 and released by CDC. Please read the full update here


Expedited Partner Therapy (EPT) Patient Resource

Developed by the NYC PTC an informational sheet that can be used for index patients for EPT. 


Update to CDC's Treatment Guidelines for Gonococcal Infection, 2020

The CDC released updated treatment guidelines for gonoccoal infection on December 18, 2020. We have compiled a resource of Frequently Asked Case Questions for clinical providers:



Additional resources will be added as they become available. If you have a resource that you would like posted here, please send the info to with the subject "COVID-19 Resource".  

For local provider resources, such as statistics and reporting requirements, please visit your state/territory specific health department site below: 



STD Screening and Treatment Guidelines


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment Guidelines, 2015 (published on June 4, 2015)



National Network of Clinical STD Prevention Training Centers Resources


STD Clinical Consultation Network

Our National Network of STD Clinical Prevention Training Centers (NNPTC) offers a Clinical Consultation Service for licensed healthcare professionals and STD program staff. We do not provide direct medical care, treatment planning, or medical treatment services to individuals. 

National STD Curriculum

This free, online curriculum addresses the epidemiology, pathogenesis, clinical manifestations, diagnosis, management, and prevention of STDs. Free CME credit and free CNE credit are offered throughout the site.



New Publication! 

The Diagnosis, Management and Prevention of Syphilis: An Update and Review

This monograph was produced by the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Bureau of Sexually Transmitted Infections and the New York City STD Prevention Training Center. The material presented in this publication is intended to serve as a source of clinical guidance in the diagnosis and management of syphilis. The information presented should not be construed as inflexible rules or standards. The 2015 Centers for Disease Control Sexually Transmitted Disease Treatment Guidelines served as the basis for this document. For a complete discussion of the evaluation and management of syphilis and other sexually transmitted infections, please refer to the current CDC STD Treatment Guidelines. Please click the link above to download. 

This publication was supported by the Grant/Cooperative Agreement Number, U62PS004576-02, funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or the Department of Health and Human Services. 

Additional Resources

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