• DSHS HIV/STD Program

    Post Office Box 149347, MC 1873
    Austin, Texas 78714

    Phone: 737-255-4300

    Email the HIV/STD Program

    Email HIV, STD, Hepatitis C, and TB data requests to the Program – This email can be used to request data and statistics on HIV, STDs, Hepatitis C, and TB in Texas. It cannot be used to get treatment or infection history for individuals, or to request information on programs and services. Please do not include any personal, identifying health information in your email such as HIV status, Date of Birth, Social Security Number, etc.

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    For information on HIV testing and services available to persons living with HIV, please contact your local HIV services organization.

2019 Minority AIDS Summit

The 2019 Minority AIDS Initiative Summit was held on January 31 - February 1, 2019 in Austin. Presentations and supporting documents for this meeting are found below.


January 31, 2019

Welcome/Introduction Pamela Nims - Minority Care Initiative Coordinator
Janina Vazquez - Care Services Group Manger
Welcome Day 1 (PDF)
Achieving Together - A Community Plan to End the HIV Epidemic in Texas Ann Dills - HIV Systems Consultant Achieving Together 1 (PDF)
Achieving Together 2 (PDF)
Achieving Together 3 (PDF)
Offender Peer Education in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice Dianna Langley - Peer Education Coordinator TDCJ Offender Peer Education (PowerPoint)
UTMB Presentation Jan Johns - HIV Discharge Planning Coordinator II
Marie Shaffner - Medical Assistant I
Ashlee Hall - Medical Assistant I
Jessica Khan, MD - Division of Clinical Virology Director
UTMB Presentation (PowerPoint)
TDCJ Presentation  Emily Eisenman - TCOOMMI Manager
Karen Crowley - Human Service Specialist VII
Cassandra Easley - Human Service Specialist VII
Jennifer Williams - Human Service Specialist VII  
Rondalina Beatty - Human Service Specialist VII
Audrey Trout - Human Service Specialist VII
TDCJ Presentation (PowerPoint)
Prism Presentation Daron Kirven - Free World Bound Program Director
Tymeka Phenix -Lead Education Outreach Specialist
Rosalind Lawrence - Education Outreach Specialist
Sheree Hoops - Education Outreach Specialist 
Prism Presentation (PowerPoint)
The Montrose Center Presentation Jaymie Mielke- Health Education Coordinator
Tim Jones- Prevention Specialist
Tena Hicks- Prevention Specialist 
Montrose Center Presentation (PowerPoint) 
Texas HIV Medication Program (THMP) Marivel Cantu-Ressler - Post Incarceration Coordinator
Imelda Majalca - THMP Trainer
THMP Presentation (PDF)
THMP Document Upload Marivel Cantu-Ressler - Post Incarceration Coordinator
Imelda Majalca - THMP Trainer
THMP Documents (PowerPoint)

February 1, 2019

Working Together Discussion Pamela Nims - Minority Care Initiative Coordinator Working Together (PDF)
The Objective Review and Monitoring Process Rhonda Stewart - Director of Quality Improvement, Germane Solutions Objective Review and Monitoring (PDF)
Quality Monitoring Review Project for the MAI Program Rhonda Stewart - Director of Quality Improvement, Germane Solutions QM for MAI (PowerPoint)
Ryan White Eligibility Policy Desty Muturi - Care Services Trainer Ryan White Eligibility (PowerPoint)
Fundamentals of ARIES Anthony Lee - Epidemiologist  ARIES Fundamentals (PowerPoint)
ARIES Training and Client Sharing Jerry M Burrola - ARIES Training Specialist ARIES Training (PDF)

Last updated June 17, 2021