CDC Dear Colleague Letter: How to Stop Congenital Syphilis Surge

In this Dear Colleague letter from Laura Bachmann, Chief Medical Officer, Division of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Prevention (DSTDP) at the Centers for Disease
Control and Prevention, highlights the rise in cases and concrete actions providers can take to stop it. In addition, both the web content where the video is posted and the DCL include resources for providers. The letter also points to Bachmann’s new Medscape video commentary about congenital syphilis.

View the full letter.

About Kim Rodgers

Kim Rodgers serves as a Communications Specialist at NACCHO. Her work includes promoting local health departments' best practices, as well as partner tools and resources, in infectious disease and preparedness through NACCHO's communications channels, storytelling, and outreach to various audiences.

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