County Directory of Information & Services | Public Alerts | Public Information | County Contact Information

Sexually Transmitted Disease Program


Sexually Transmitted Disease Program

Sexually Transmitted Disease Program

Did You Know?

Nearly half of the 19 million new STDs in the US each year are among young people aged 15–24 years.   Find out more...

New & Noteworthy

Gonorrhea Management Updates

Net meets street to defeat STDs: County home STD testing program employs cutting-edge technology Office of Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, 9/19/11

Health & Safety in the Adult Film Industry

HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)

Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment Guidelines, 2010
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 12/17/10

CA STD Treatment Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents, 2010
Two page summary grid from the California STD/HIV Prevention Training Center
Los Angeles County Launches In-Home STD Testing for Women
Innovative mail-in test kit targets rise in rates of gonorrhea and chlamydia in young women of color. Visit to order a test kit.

Watch the "I Know" television commercials!
Version 1    Version 2    Version 3 (Spanish)

LA County Sexually Transmitted Disease Morbidity Report, 2011
This report is produced to summarize sexually transmitted disease morbidity, identify trends and patterns, and provide comprehensive updates on reportable sexually transmitted disease in Los Angeles County.
Early Syphilis Surveillance Summary, May 2010
This report summarizes early syphilis cases reported as of May 31, 2010 in Los Angeles County.

STD Program in the Media

media coverage

Recent STD Program Staff Publications & Conference Presentations

Rodriguez-Hart C, Chitale RA, Rigg R, Goldstein BY, Kerndt PR, Tavrow P.
Sexually Transmitted Infection Testing of Adult Film Performers: Is Disease Being Missed? Sex Transm Dis. 2012 Dec;39(12):989-94

See more publications and presentations

Report an STD
Info for providers
New fillable PDF CMR form
Info for laboratories
Order a Free Home Test Kit
Order a mail-in test kit for gonorrhea & chlamydia. For females age 12 to 25
Get Tested for STDs
Think you have an STD?
Find an STD Clinic
Order Free Condoms
Order condoms here
Condom Info
STD Hotline 1-800-758-0880

24/7 info. & referrals to STD clinics & HIV test sites. Live help Mon-Fri 7.30am-4pm.

Tell Your Partners

Tell your partners you have an STD or HIV. Send a free ecard, anonymously or from your email address.

Hepatitis A and B Vaccination

Find free or low cost vaccine

Medicine to prevent HIV

Post Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP), helps prevent HIV. Must be started within 72hrs. of exposure to HIV.

Home  |
Sexually Transmitted Disease
Public Health
LA County
  Careers  |   DPH Programs  |   Email: Webmaster  | Notice of Privacy Practices | 
  Website Privacy Policy  |   Language  |   Accessibility  |   Disclaimer |   Employee  |
Admin Use
Outlook E-mail
DPH Intranet (At Work)
DHS Intranet
Los Angeles County Seal: Enriching lives through effective and caring services