Public Health Region 2/3 Administration


Our mission is to improve the health, safety, and well-being of Texans in North Central Texas

Essential Public Health Services

  • Monitor the health status of individuals in the community to identify community health problems.
  • Diagnose and investigate community health problems and community health hazards.
  • Inform, educate, and empower the community on health issues.
  • Mobilize community partnerships in identifying and solving community health problems.
  • Develop policies and plans that support individual and community efforts to improve health.
  • Enforce laws and rules that protect public health and ensure safety under those laws and rules.
  • Link individuals who have a need for community and personal health services to appropriate community and private providers.
  • Ensure a competent workforce for the provision of essential public health services.
  • Research new insights and innovative solutions to community health problems.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness, accessibility, and quality of personal and population-based health services in a community.

Aurelia Schmalstieg, MD
Regional Medical Director

Becky Earlie-Royer, PhD, MPH, CHES
Deputy Regional Director

Phone: 817-264-4500
Fax: 817-264-4506

Mailing Address:

Texas Department of State Health Services
Public Health Regions 2&3
1301 S Bowen Rd, Ste 200
Arlington, Texas 76013

For General information contact