• DSHS HIV/STD Program

    Post Office Box 149347, MC 1873
    Austin, Texas 78714

    Phone: (512) 533-3000

    E-mail the HIV/STD Program

    E-mail data requests to HIV/STD Program - This email can be used to request data and statistics on HIV, TB, and STDs 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.

    For treatment/testing history, please contact your local Health Department.

    For information on HIV testing and services available to Persons Living with HIV and AIDS, please contact your local HIV services organization.

2013 Texas Viral Hepatitis Summit

The 2013 Texas Viral Hepatitis Summit was held on November 5, 2013 in Houston. Presentations from the Summit can be found below.

8:30 - 8:45 a.m. Introduction and Welcome Larry Cuellar, Viral Hepatitis Prevention Coordinator, DSHS  
8:45 - 9:30 a.m. Latest Treatment Update: Project ECHO Norman Sussman, M.D., Baylor College of Medicine Presentation (PDF : 1,256 kB)
9:30 - 10:30 a.m. Routine HCV Testing in Targeted Age Groups Joshua Hanson, M.D., University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
Pamela Green, Memorial Hermann Hospital
Presentation (PDF : 351 kB)
Presentation (PDF : 585 kB)
10:30 - 10:45 a.m. - Break
10:45 - 11:45 a.m. HIV and Viral Hepatitis Co-infection Jessica Khan, M.D., University of Texas Medical Branch Presentation (PDF : 2,976 kB)
11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Lunch
12:30 - 2:00 p.m. Panel on Access to Treatment and Care Mimi Garcia, Enroll America
Deborah Boswell, Harris Health System
Charles Henley, L.C.S.W., Harris County Public Health and Environmental Services
Moderated by Brenda Howell, DSHS
Presentation (PDF : 132 kB)
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Discussion and next steps Facilitated by Dr. Richard Andrews, Asian American Health Coalition, HOPE Clinic  
3:00 - 3:15 p.m. Conclusion/Wrap-Up    

Last updated September 22, 2017