Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)
The San Francisco Department of Public Health strongly endorses the new Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention (CDC) guidelines on provision of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for at-risk HIV-uninfected
populations. Click on the links below for more information about PrEP:
FOR MEDICAL PROVIDERS
SFDPH SUPPORTED MEDICAL HOMES
ASK ABOUT PrEP TO HELP SF 'GET TO ZERO'
SF Health Officials urge travelers to take Zika infection prevention measures
Zika virus is not currently circulating in San Francisco, the Bay Area or California. The mosquito that spreads Zika, called Aedes, has not been found in San Francisco.
Health officials urge the public to take precautions if traveling to Zika-affected countries and recommend that pregnant women or those planning pregnancy postpone such travel until after the pregnancy. Pregnant women, or their sexual partners, who have traveled to a Zika-affected country should consult with their doctor about precautions.
Anyone who travels to a Zika-affected area should take precautions to avoid mosquito bites.
Find the current number of confirmed Zika virus cases in San Francisco at the State Department of Public Health.
All the patients contracted the virus while traveling.
ZIKA VIRUS: GENERAL INFO AND Q&A