• DSHS HIV/STD Program
    Post Office Box 149347, MC 1873
    Austin, TX 78714

    Phone: 737-255-4300

    Email the HIV/STD Program

    Email HIV, STD, Hepatitis C, and TB data requests to the Program – Use this email to request Texas HIV, STD, Hepatitis C, and TB data and statistics. Do not use this email to request treatment or infection history for individuals, or to request information on programs or services. Do not email personal, identifying health information such as HIV status, date of birth, or Social Security Number.

    For treatment/testing history, please contact your local health department.

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

Schedule of Upcoming HIV-STD Trainings


Training Schedule
Live Session Date and Time (CT) Location Course Register/Join
October 26, 2022
1-3 pm
Virtual HIV Navigation in Texas Register for October HIV Navigation in Texas (access code: UQHM-PXIY)
An application to enroll is required. Application/enrollment begins 9/26/2022.
October 27, 2022
1-4 pm
Virtual Foundations of Testing and Navigation (FTN) Update  Register for October FTN Update (access code: MNRK-LOKR)
An application to enroll is required. Application/enrollment begins 9/27/2022.
November 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 2022
1-3 pm
Virtual Foundations of Testing and Navigation (FTN) Five-part Series Register for November FTN 5-part series (access code: ETET-IFNT
An application to enroll is required. Application/enrollment begins 10/7/2022.
November 22, 2022
1-3 pm
Virtual HIV Navigation in Texas Register for November HIV Navigation in Texas (access code: FFUN-QCMT)
An application to enroll is required. Application/enrollment begins 10/21/2022.
November 30, 2022
1-4 pm
Virtual Foundations of Testing and Navigation (FTN) Update  Register for November FTN Update (access code: MDTH-KNLW)
An application to enroll is required. Application/enrollment begins 10/24/2022.
December 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 2022
1-3 pm
Virtual Foundations of Testing and Navigation (FTN) Five-part Series Register for December FTN 5-part series (access code: VPTR-NXTV
An application to enroll is required. Application/enrollment begins 10/24/2022.
December 7, 2022
1-3 pm
Virtual HIV Navigation in Texas Register for December HIV Navigation in Texas (access code: VATY-XDBI)
An application to enroll is required. Application/enrollment begins 11/7/2022.
December 14, 2022
1-4 pm
Virtual Foundations of Testing and Navigation (FTN) Update  Register for December FTN Update (access code: CPOR-ZKFV)
An application to enroll is required. Application/enrollment begins 11/14/2022.


Registering for TRAIN Texas

Some courses are hosted by TRAIN Texas. Visit TRAIN Texas at tx.train.org to get started.

  • Non-HHS employees: Instructions for accessing TRAIN are on the login screen. Use your agency account and not a personal email account as your user ID. When you create your account, select “Texas User Group” under the GROUPS tab.
  • HHS enterprise employees (including DSHS employees): All employees have a TRAIN Texas account. Your email address is your user ID.

You must log in before searching for the course. If you search for the course and try to register without logging in, you will get an error message.


Who Should Attend

Training courses are designed for agency staff contracted by DSHS to perform HIV/STD prevention, care, and surveillance services in Texas. Training is provided by DSHS and other professional health education agencies. We reserve the right to limit participation in any DSHS-funded training course to DSHS-funded contractors.

For questions about the training calendar, please contact Lisa Starr.


Links to Other Training Opportunities

National Prevention Information Network
Cardea
City of Houston HIV/STD/Viral Hepatitis Prevention Program
Capacity Building Training from CDC
Hepatitis Training from CDC
National Network of STD/HIV Prevention Training Centers (NNPTC)
AIDS Education and Training Centers



Last updated September 28, 2022