Videos for Clinicians

These short videos provide pointers for diagnosing and treating STDs. For videos on prevention topics, visit the STD Prevention Videos page.

Taking an Adolescent's Sexual History Taking an Adolescent's Sexual History
Video describing how to take a sexual history from an adolescent patient, featuring Dr. Gail Bolan, Director of CDC’s Division of STD Prevention. Member access is required to view this video. Access is free of charge and requires an e-mail address.

The Latest STD Treatment Guidelines The Latest STD Treatment Guidelines
Podcast commentary on the 2010 STD Treatment Guidelines, featuring lead author Dr. Kimberly Workowski. Member access is required to view this video. Access is free of charge and requires an e-mail address. (December 20, 2010)

Screening for Sexually Transmitted Disease: Who, When, and How Screening for Sexually Transmitted Disease: Who, When, and How
CDC Expert Commentary on STD screening for men who have sex with men, featuring Dr. Gail Bolan, Director of CDC’s Division of STD Prevention. Member access is required to view this video. Access is free of charge and requires an e-mail address.

New Treatment Guidelines for Gonorrhea: Antibiotic Change New Treatment Guidelines for Gonorrhea: Antibiotic Change
CDC expert commentary featuring Dr. Robert Kirkcaldy, lead author of the updated gonorrhea treatment guidelines. Member access is required to view this video. Access is free of charge and requires an e-mail address. (August 13, 2012)

Preventing Chlamydia Preventing Chlamydia
Podcast commentary on how to incorporate chlamydia testing into a health care setting, featuring Catherine Satterwhite, MSPH, MPH. Member access is required to view this video. Access is free of charge and requires an e-mail address.

STI Screening as HIV Prevention STI Screening as HIV Prevention
Dr. Gail Bolan, Director of CDC’s Division of STD Prevention, highlights the role of screening for sexually transmitted Infections (STIs) to help prevent HIV transmission.