• 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.

2019 HIV Care Services Clinical Panel Meeting

The 2019 HIV Care Services Clinical Panel Meeting was held on January 24 in Austin. Presentations and supporting documents for this meeting are found below.

Members:

  • Gene Voskuhl, MD, AAHIVS, Callie Clinic, Dallas
  • Phillip Keiser, MD, UTMB, URCM HIV Pathway, Galveston
  • Ogechika Alozie MD, MPH, AAHIVS, Sunset Infectious Disease (ID) Care, El Paso
  • Amanda K. Miller, MPH, PA-C, AAHIVS, CentroMed San Antonio
  • Nicolas Yagoda, MD, AAHIVS, CommUnityCare, South Austin
  • Amneris E. Luque, MD, Clinical Director South Central Aids Education Training
  • Courtney Sherman, DNP, MHA, APRN, WHNP-BC, CPH, Nurx Telemedicine, Fort Worth
  • Mary E. Paul, MD, Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston
  • Barbara S. Taylor, M.D., M.S., University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio

Invited Guests and Staff:

  • David Lakey, MD, Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs and Chief Medical Officer, University of Texas System
  • Jennifer Shuford, MPH, MD, Medical Director, DSHS Laboratory and Infectious Disease Services
  • Joel Massey, MD, DSHS Preventive Care Residency Program
  • Janina Vazquez, Manager, DSHS HIV Care Services Group
  • Jenny McFarlane, BSW, DSHS Prevention Manager
  • Laura Jasso, LCSW, Manager, DSHS AIDS Drug Assistance Program
  • Julie Saber, BSN, ACRN, HACP, DSHS HIV Care Services QA Nurse Consultant
  • Brian Rosemond, RN, DSHS HIV Care Services Nurse Consultant
  • Justin Irving, Manager, DSHS, Program Evaluation Group
  • Margaret Vaaler, PhD, Manager, DSHS Epidemiology & Supplemental Projects Group
  • Elyse Judge, MPH, DSHS Epidemiology & Supplemental Projects Group
  • Sabeena Sears, DSHS Epidemiology & Supplemental Projects Group
  • Rhonda Stewart, Director of Quality Improvement, Germane Solutions
  • Liza Hinojosa, Project Coordinator, Innovation and Evaluation, University of Texas at Austin

 

Agenda

January 24, 2019

 

TOPIC

PRESENTATIONS/DOCUMENTS

1:05 – 1:20 p.m.


Introduction Welcome (DSHS)


1:20 – 1:50 p.m. UT Health Telemedicine Opportunities (Dr. David Lakey)  Virtual Health Network Basics (PDF : 1,086 kB)

1:50 – 2:00 p.m. - Break

2:00 – 2:50 p.m.


Panel Operations: (DSHS & Panel Members)

  • Panel term limit
  • 2019 Quarterly Zoom Meeting format & recommended topics
  • Process for new members receive and put forward nominations for new members


2:50 – 3:00 p.m. - Break

3:00 – 3:30 p.m. 2019 OAHS Monitoring Tool (DSHS & Germane Solutions) OAHS Monitoring Tool - Crosswalk (PDF : 206 kB)
3:30 – 4:30 p.m.


Panel Feedback for 2019:

  • Medical Monitoring Program and Co-Morbid Conditions-Diabetes
    (Elyse Judge, MPH, & Sabeena Sears, Medical Monitoring Project, DSHS Epidemiology & Supplemental Projects Group
  • Termination of program coverage for children born to women with HIV
    (Brian Rosemond, RN, DSHS HIV Care Services Nurse Consultant)
  • Process for the use of “Not Medically Indicated” terminology in ARIES
    (Justin Irving, Manager, DSHS Program and Evaluation Group)

Prevalence and Risk Factors of Diabetes Mellitus among People Living with HIV Receiving Medical Care in Texas (PDF : 370 kB)

Not Medically Indicated (PDF : 404 kB)

4:30 – 5:00 p.m.

Panel Member Recognition and Wrap-Up

 


Last updated February 14, 2019