• DSHS HIV/STD Program

    Post Office Box 149347, MC 1873
    Austin, Texas 78714

    Phone: (512) 533-3000

    E-mail the HIV/STD Program

    E-mail data requests to HIV/STD Program - This email can be used to request data and statistics on HIV, TB, and STDs 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 and AIDS, please contact your local HIV services organization.

DSHS HIV-STD Workforce Training Center


What's New

star New Employee Training Requirement Changes

Due to COVID 19, classroom training requirements for new employees are temporarily suspended. Most Core Training courses have online classes and/or online resource review options. New employees should make use of online options where they are available and complete courses as required. Look at course descriptions on this site for more information.

Watch this space for virtual training options as they become available. 

Do you have any online or in-person courses to recommend? Contact the Program to share training opportunities.

What training is missing from this site? Contact the Program to share your training needs.


Click below to find capacity building resources for Texas DSHS-funded HIV/STD professionals, including: 

  • The HIV Syndicate – the Texas HIV/STD community planning group.
  • Core Training – required for all staff performing DSHS HIV/STD supported activities.
  • Specific Program Requirements – required training for all staff performing activities within specific scopes of work.
  • Ongoing Training Resources – continuing education/training resources and tools for HIV and STD professionals.
  • Training Calendar – dates, locations and registration for required training.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    
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Last updated March 23, 2020