WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH ~ STD PROGRAM
Due to changes in the Wyoming Department of Health Communicable Disease Unit, The STD Program is now part of the Communicable Disease Prevention and Services Programs. Although our name is changing, or services are not. We continue to provide education and support to the public and to health care professionals throughout the state of Wyoming.
COMMUNICABLE DISEASE UNIT STD STAFF:
Darlena Schlachter, Communicable Disease Unit Manager: (307)777-7529
Tai Wright, Prevention Program Manager (interim): (307) 777-3562
REGIONAL DISEASE INTERVENTION EPIDEMIOLOGISTS:
NORTHEASTERN REGION: Albany, Big Horn, Campbell, Converse, Crook, Goshen, Hot Springs, Johnson, Natrona, Niobrara, Platte, Sheridan, Washakie, Weston Counties.
Julie Newlin: (307) 777-6563
SOUTHWESTERN REGION (+LARAMIE CO): Carbon, Fremont, Laramie, Lincoln, Park, Sublette, Sweetwater, Teton, Uinta Counties
Ashley Grajczyk : (307) 777-8005
Tai Wright : (307)777-3562
Courtney Smith: (307)777-2434
STD Content Notice: This site may contain STD prevention messages that may not be appropriate for all audiences. Since STD infection is spread primarily through sexual practices, prevention messages may address these topics. If you are not seeking this information or are offended by this type of information, please leave this site.
STD PROGRAM MISSION STATEMENT
STD/Infertility Prevention Program
The purpose of the STD/Infertility Prevention Program is to prevent the occurrence of chlamydia, gonorrhea, early infectious syphilis and congenital syphilis; to prevent costly medical complications resulting in infertility, permanent tissue damage and/or threatening medical emergency or death. In collaboration with community non-profit health care providers screen a targeted population for sexually transmitted diseases (STD); conduct field intervention, counseling and referral services for infected patients and persons suspected to be exposed to STD; provide STD education to prevent the spread of infection.
The funding source for the Wyoming STD/Infertility Prevention Program: 100% Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention.
Medical Information Disclaimer: All information contained on this web site, including information relating to health conditions, products and treatment, is for informational and educational purposes only. Although this web site may provide visitors with information to better understand their health and risk factors for specific diseases, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) does not intend to provide specific medical advice. Any information presented is not meant to substitute for the advice provided by your own doctor or other medical professional. WDH and the STD/Infertility Prevention Program urge you to consult with a qualified health care provider for diagnosis, treatment and answers to your personal health care questions.