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About ASTDA

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ASTDA is an organization devoted to the control and study of sexually transmitted diseases. Its objectives are: to support the control and ultimate eradication of STD; to support research in all aspects of STD, including medical, epidemiologic, laboratory, social and behavioral studies; to recognize outstanding contributions in STD control; and to disseminate authoritative information concerning STD.


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Society Website
www.astda.org  

Contact Information
Email: astda@astda.org
Phone: 919.861.9399


ASTDA Officers

President​

Barbara (Bobbie) Van Der Pol, PhD, MPH
Associate Prof​essor
University of Alabama at Birmingham 
School of Medicine
Department of Infectious Disease​
​Birmingham, AL

J. Dennis Fortenberry MD, 
Immediate Past President
Professor of Pediatrics
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

Secretary/Treasurer

Edward (Ned) Hook, MD
Professor
University of Alabama
Birmingham, AL

 


ASTDA Executive Committee
 

Laura H. Bachmann, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine
Wake Forest University Health Sciences
Winston-Salem, NC

Lynn Barclay (Ex Officio)
President and CEO
American Sexual Health Association
Research Triangle Park, NC
H. Hunter Handsfield, MD
Professor Emeritus of Medicine
University of Washington Center for AIDS and STD
Seattle, Washington

H. Hunter Handsfield, MD
Professor Emeritus of Medicine
University of Washington Center for AIDS and STD
Seattle, Washington

Peter R. Kerndt, MD, MPH
Clinical Professor
Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease &
Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California (USC) Keck School of Medicine
LAC+USC Medical Center
2020 Zonal Avenue, Room 436
Los Angeles, CA 90033

Peter Leone, MD
Professor of Medicine
North Carolina HIV/STD Prevention
and Control Branch
Division of Infectious Diseases
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC

William (Bill) Smith
Executive Director
National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD)
Washington, DC

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