How to Address the HIV-STI Syndemics

September 16, 2019
Veronica Hackethal, MD

The underpinnings of the global HIV and STI epidemics are inextricable. A new report looks at combined solutions. We offer highlights.

 “Understanding and addressing the HIV and STI syndemics,” an August 2019 special issue of the Journal of the International AIDS Society, presents the results of a meeting of experts convened to discuss the epidemiologic, clinical, behavioral, and structural issues underpinning the HIV and STI syndemics.  The short slide show below summarizes key articles on the global HIV and STI epidemics including calls for action at the local level and pertinent to primary care. 

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