Delaware Journal of Public Health
Volume 2, Issue 2

Sexually Transmitted Infections

The Delaware Journal of Public Health (the Journal), a periodic, electronic publication, is the signature peer-reviewed journal of the Academy/DPHA. The Journal is Delaware-focused, but frequently includes articles, editorials, and research from national sources.

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Article 1. In this Issue: STIs
Omar A. Khan, MD, MHS and Timothy E. Gibbs, MPH

Article 2. About this Issue
Awele N. Maduka-Ezeh, MD, MPH

Article 3. Zika Virus - An Obscure Disease Goes "Viral"
Awele N. Maduka-Ezeh, MD, MPH

Article 4. An Interview with Alfred E. Bacon, III, MD
Elizabeth Healy, MPH

Article 5. Delaware Programs Combat Teen STI Rates with Education, Resources
Christopher C. Moore, BA, LSSGB

Article 6. A Model of Comprehensive HIV Care: Christiana Care HIV Program
Arlene Bincsik, RN, MS, CCRC, ACRN; Deborah Kahal, MD, MPH; Susan Szabo, MD

Article 7. Viral Hepatitis C and its Distribution in Delaware
Nhiem Luong, MD, DrPH; Martin Luta, MD; Cathy Mosley, BSN; Jon Hildick-Smith

Article 8. Syphilis & Gonorrhea
Stephen C. Eppes, MD

Article 9. Sexually Transmitted Diseases: An Overview
Ruth Lytle-Barnaby, MSW

Article 10. Increasing Adolescent STI Screening in Delaware School-Based Health Centers
Kay McLean-Grant, RN, MSN, CPNP; Martha Coppage-Lawrence, RN, MSN, CPNP; Mary Stephens, MD, MPH

Article 11. Declining HPV Vaccination Rates in Delaware: Cause for Concern and Action
Carolee Polek, RN, PhD, AOCNS; Heather Bittner-Fagan, MD, MPH, FAAFP; Mary Stephens, MD, MPH, FAAFP; Martha Coppage-Lawrence, RN, MSN, CPNP; Thomas Hardie, RN, EdD, PMHCNS-BC

Article 12. Syphilitic Disease: From the History and Archives Collection
Timothy E. Gibbs, MPH