Now Hiring: CDC Division of STD Prevention Seeks Medical Director

The Division of Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Prevention (DSTDP) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is the only federal program that supports STD prevention and control by state and local health departments. The Program Development and Quality Improvement Branch (PDQIB) is responsible for several critical areas of DSTDP’s work to provide national leadership, research, policy development, and scientific information to reduce and prevent STDs. PDQIB is seeking an exceptional candidate for a Team Lead position in the Program Development and Quality Improvement Branch (PDQIB). The position is a Medical Officer, GS-602-14.

This position is critical to PDQIB and DSTDP and serves as a medical expert on STDs for the Branch and Division more widely as the Division Medical Director. The selected candidate will lead a multidisciplinary team and collaborate with the evaluation and program teams in PDQIB, other DSTDP Branches, and other Divisions in CDC, federal agency partners as well as other external partners such as clinical professional organizations, primary care associations, etc.  The selected candidate will be responsible for a  broad portfolio including the development, updating and dissemination of the STD Treatment Guidelines, oversight of the activities of National Network of STD Clinical Prevention Training Centers (NNPTC) partnerships with key internal and external stakeholders, dissemination and implementation of scientific, evidence-based interventions and practices, and provision of technical assistance to STD specialty clinics,  primary care health care system, state and local health departments, non-governmental and other clinical preventive services partners.

View the full position description and apply today:

For questions, please contact Dr. Jennifer Fuld, Branch Chief, PDQIB at or 404.718.5983 or Ms. Tricia Martin, Deputy Branch Chief at or. 404.639.4593

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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