• 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.

Syphilis Elimination - Texas (SET) Project

The mission of the SET Project is to reverse the trend of increasing rates of syphilis by implementing proven core disease interventions.

SET Project Documents
Document Revision Date
Texas Syphilis Elimination Plan, 2009 (PDF)


Congenital Syphilis in Texas (PDF)


Update Letter on New Texas Law Requiring Third Trimester Syphilis Screening, August 2015 (PDF)


Dear Colleague Letter, September 2011 (PDF)


Texas Syphilis EIA Screening Algorithm (PDF)


Field Use of the Rapid Syphilis Health Check (SHC) Test: Quality Assurance Plan (PDF)


Last updated May 24, 2021