WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, PUBLIC HEALTH DIVISION, PUBLIC HEALTH SCIENCES SECTION,
COMMUNICABLE DISEASE UNIT (CDU)
*NEW* HIV Counseling & Testing Protocol : Announced via CDU Newsletter
HIV C & T Training: Transmission & Prevention of HIV: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eqxu3jjh3LE
OPTIONAL STD Overview for Non-Clinicians: http://www.stdhivtraining.org/online_course_info.html?id=10
ABCs of Hepatitis: Updated Information for the Front Worker:
TST Training: TB 101 for Health Care Workers: http://www.cdc.gov/tb/webcourses/tb101/default.htm
Due to changes in the Wyoming Department of Health, Communicable Disease Unit, program names and staff functions are changing. Although the program names are changing, our services are not. We continue to provide education, services and support to residents and health care professionals throughout the state of Wyoming.
PREVENTION PROGRAM EPIDEMIOLOGIST STAFF
COMMUNICABLE DISEASE UNIT ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF
Debi Anderson, Communicable Disease Unit Manager: (307)777-7529 / (307)777-5856
VACANT, Communicable Disease Treatment Program Manager: (307)777-5856
Brittany Wardle, Communicable Disease Prevention Program Manager: (307) 777-3562
Courtney Smith, Communicable Disease Surveillance Program Manager: (307)777-2434
Toni Reeves, Ryan White Benefits Coordinator: (307) 777-5800
Heath A Frost, Communicable Disease Data & Training Manager, PRISM Administrator: (307) 777-7953
Corrie Graham, Communicable Disease Surveillance Data Coordinator/Field Epidemiologist: (307) 777-7719
Jennifer Casteel, Communicable Disease/Chronic Disease Unit Support Specialist: (307) 777-7585
COMMUNICABLE DISEASE UNIT COMPREHENSIVE CLIENT RISK ASSESSMENT FOR HIV, STDs, and VIRAL HEPATITIS
Communicable Disease Risk Assessment
Notice of Privacy Practices
COMMUNICABLE DISEASE PREVENTION FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES
The Wyoming Department of Health, Communicable Disease Unit, provides funding opportunities for prevention activities in 2016. The mission of these funding opportunities is to increase the awareness of, and decrease the incidence of, HIV/STD/hepatitis in Wyoming. The Communicable Disease Unit offers funding for entities to do special projects that satisfy the four components of HIV/STD/hepatitis prevention. These components consist of:
1) Increase HIV/STD/hepatitis testing
2) Prevention with Positives
3) Condom Distribution
4) Policy development relating to HIV/STD/hepatitis prevention
All funded efforts must target one or more high risk populations identified by the Wyoming Department of Health Communicable Disease Unit, which include: Men who have sex with men (MSM), Adolescents / Young adults (ages 13 - 26), HIV positives, Injection Drug users (IDUs), and under- and uninsured individuals at risk.
CLICK BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION OR AN APPLICATION:
CLICK HERE TO GET THE MOST RECENT VERSION OF THE FREE ADOBE
Communicable Disease Prevention Programs Supplies
To order HIV testing kits, HIV testing controls, condoms and other STD prevention materials, please submit this form
2016 PREVENTION PROGRAMS SUPPLY ORDER FORM
2015 MASTER CALENDAR
CLICK THE HYPERLINK ABOVE FOR THE 2015 COMMUNICABLE DISEASE MASTER CALENDAR WHICH INCLUDES:
HIV/AIDS COUNSELING & TESTING TRAINING DATES
TST (TUBERCULINE SKIN TESTING) TRAINING DATES
PRISM DATASYSTEM WEBINAR DATES
TB ADVISORY COUNSEL MEETING DATES
CAPPA MEETING DATES
AND MANY MANY MORE WEBINARS, TRAININGS, MEETINGS, AND CONFERENCES
For all HIV Rapid Counseling & Testing and TST Training events, please visit WyTrain (https://wy.train.org) to create an account and register using the Course IDs listed on the HIV Counseling and Testing/Tuberculin Skin Test Training Flyer (located at the top of this page). All counseling and testing training participants will be required to complete an online curriculum prior to attending the trainings; curriculum information may also be located on the training flyer.
PLEASE CHECK BACK OFTEN! As events are added, the calendar will be updated.
STD EPI PROFILE
CLICK HERE to review the 2011 COMPREHENSIVE HIV/STD/TB/VIRAL HEPATITIS EPIDEMIOLOGIC PROFILE.
FOR FREE CONFIDENTIAL STD/HIV/VIRAL HEPATITIS TESTING...
CHECK OUT THE WEBSITE!
(click on the logo)
~ Learn the facts about sexually transmitted diseases, their symptoms, and how to protect yourself.
~ Get a voucher for FREE HIV/STD testing at your local public health clinic.