Last chances for free and confidential STI testing through Student Wellness and Columbus Public Health!

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The Student Wellness Center and the Columbus Public Health Department will offer walk-in STI testing two more times this quarter:

On Tuesday, February 16th from 4-7pm: free, walk-in HIV rapid testing using the oral swab specimen will be available.  ONLY RAPID HIV TESTING WILL BE AVAILABLE ON THIS DATE.

On Thursday, 18 February from 4-7pm: In addition to the free, walk-in HIV rapid testing (oral swab) offered by Student Wellness, Columbus Public Health will offer free and confidential testing for Chlamydia and Gonorrhea (urine sample) and syphilis (blood draw).

Both events will be held at Hillel (46 E. 16th Avenue).  Click on the map at right for a larger view.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Student Wellness Center at 614-292-4527 (2-4527 from a campus phone).

If you are unable to attend these sessions, confidential and comprehensive STI screening is always available by appointment at the Student Health Center.  The Comprehensive Student Health Insurance Plan pays for STI screening once a year.  If you have another insurance plan, you can check with them for coverage.  Call 614-292-4321 to make an appointment.

John A. Vaughn, MD

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