Pharmacy Branch

Pharmacy Branch

The mission of the Pharmacy Branch is to ensure departmental compliance with local, state, and federal requirements dealing with shipping, receiving, storage, repackaging and provision of medications to prevent, diagnose, and treat communicable diseases among patients seen by participating local health departments or Texas Department of State Health Services Public Health Regional Clinics.

Updates & Information

Prescription Drug Donation Program begins March 1, 2018.

Please visit the Drug Donation Program Website for Information.

Department of State Health Services

Pharmacy Branch

Please visit the ITEAMS website to find more up-to-date information regarding the ITEAMS system.


Texas Department of State Health Services complex
1100 W. 49th St.
Austin, TX 78756
(warehouse building at North Loop and Grover)

phone: (512) 776-7500
fax: (512) 776-7489


James Abshier- Branch Manager
Francela Brazil Williams- Operations Specialist
Tracey Bronnenberg, R.Ph. – Pharmacist
Lester Mattson, R. Ph. - Pharmacist
Dexter Govan, CPhT – Inventory & Training Specialist
Mary Dalton, CPhT- Warehouse Team Lead

The DSHS Pharmacy does not serve the general public. View a list of the Texas Department of State Health Services programs that the Pharmacy serves.

Last updated February 26, 2018