• 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.

    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.

Texas Black Women's Initiative Summit 2014

The Texas Black Women's Initiative Summit was held December 8-9, 2014 at the Holiday Inn Riverwalk in San Antonio. The purpose of the symposium was to provide participants with the tools and resources to be able to build and sustain partnerships.

Agenda Monday, December 8, 2014
Monday, December 8, 2014
Opening Words Deborah Carr, DSHS
Welcome Shelley Lucas, DSHS
Keynote Speaker Deon Haywood, Women with a Vision, Inc.
Collaboration Toolbox ( presentation - PDF : 828 kB) ( tool sheets - PDF : 1,202 kB) Deborah Carr, DSHS
Partners in Women’s Health: Domestic Violence ( presentation - PDF : 509 kB) Alesha Istvan, Prevention Director, Texas Council on Family Violence
Partners in Women’s Health: Sororities ( presentation - PDF : 949 kB) Faith Foreman, Project Director, Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.
Partners in Women’s Health: MAC Cosmetics ( presentation - PDF : 1,172 kB) Tracy Pickney and Porsha DeVault from Beaumont team
Spoken Word Performance


Agenda Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Keynote speaker: Getting on Top of the Box ( presentation - PDF : 1,052 kB) Dr. Kimberly Parker
How to Become a 501 C3 ( presentation - PDF : 1,515 kB) Wanda Floyd-Strothers
How to be Tech Savvy ( presentation - PDF : 2,037 kB) Sharita Ambrose
Partnering with Greater than AIDS Trina Scott
Time to Plan  


Last updated June 12, 2020