Texas Department of State Health Services Directory

TopicProgramContactPhone
Abortion Facility LicensingFacility Licensing Group

Gina Smith

512 834-6646, ext. 2210

Abortion ReportingFacility Licensing Group

Gina Smith

512 834-6646, ext. 2210

Abortion StatisticsCenter for Health Statistics

Data Management Program

512-776-7509

Abstinence EducationAbstinence Education Program

Melanie Jamison

512-458-7111, ext. 3807

Abusable Volatile Chemicals – All OthersPSQA Unit – Environmental Hazards Group

Gary Barg

512-834-6787, ext. 2183

Abusable Volatile Chemicals, LicensingRegulatory Licensing Unit - Chemical & Product Safety Licensing Group

DeeDee Jones

512-834-6603, ext. 2440

Academic Linkages, Office ofAcademic Linkages

Wendy Andreades

512-834-6702

Adolescent HealthOffice of Title V and Family Health

Carol Harvey

512-776-6965

Adoption RecordsVital Statistics

Debbie Domel

512-458-7482

Adoption RegistryVital Statistics

Patricia Molina

512-458-7388

Adoption StatisticsVital Statistics

Rick Sacratini

512-458-7385

Adult Blood Lead Reporting (formerly Disease Reporting Occupational)Environmental and Injury Epidemiology and Toxicology Unit

Jennifer Karnik

Teresa Willis

800-588-1248

Chronic Disease BranchHealth Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention Section

Katherine Wiechnicki

512-458-7111, ext. 2209

Advertising/MarketingCommunications Unit

Melissa Loe

512-776-7400

Air Quality (Indoor)PSQA Unit – Environmental Hazards Group

Kay Soper

512-834-6787, ext. 2428

Air Quality (Mold)PSQA Unit – Environmental Hazards Group

Kay Soper

512-834-6787, ext. 2428

Air Quality (Outdoor)Texas Commission on Environmental Quality

TCEQ

512-239-1000

AlphavirusesZoonosis Control Branch

Nicole Evert

Eric Fonken

512-776-7255

512-776-7255

Alzheimer's DiseaseAlzheimer's Disease

Lynda Taylor

512-776-6618

800-242-3399

Ambulance LicensingEMS Compliance and QA Centrol Group Patient Quality Care Unit

Brett Hart

Derek Jakovich

512-834-6731

512-834-6650, ext. 2374

Ambulatory Surgical CentersFacility Licensing Group

Gina Smith

512 834-6646, ext. 2210

AmebiasisEmerging & Acute Infectious Disease Branch

Wendy Albers

Venessa Cantu

512-776-7676

512-776-7676

Americans with Disabilities (ADA)HHSC Civil Rights Office

HHSC Civil Rights

888-388-6332

TTY 877-432-7232

Animal BitesZoonosis Control Branch

Eric Fonken

512-776-2155

Animal Control and SheltersZoonosis Control Branch

Pam Wilson

512-776-6622

Animal Control Officer TrainingZoonosis Control Branch

Pam Wilson

512-776-6622

Animal Diseases in HumansZoonosis Control Branch

Eric Fonken

Tom Sidwa

512-776-2155

512-776-6628

Animal Import RequirementsZoonosis Control Branch

Pam Wilson

Eric Fonken

512-776-6622

512-776-2155

Anthrax (Disease) Zoonosis Control Branch

Eric Fonken

512-776-2155

Anthrax (Natural)Zoonosis Control Branch

Eric Fonken

Tom Sidwa

512-776-2155

512-776-6628

Anthrax (Preparedness)Community Preparedness Section

John Walker

Adolfo Valadez

512-458-7111, ext. 3025

512-458-7219

Antibiotic Resistance (MRSA, VRE and VRSA)Emerging & Acute Infectious Disease Branch

Neil Pascoe

Sky Newsome

512-776-7676

512-776-7676

Architectural and Engineering Review for Health FacilitiesArchitectural Review Group Regulatory Licensing Unit

Gerard VandeWerken

Amy Harper

512-834-6649, ext. 2661

512-834-6660

Asbestos - National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) & Texas Asbestos Health Protection Act (TAHPA)PSQA Unit – Environmental Hazards Group

Roxanna Guerrero

Andrea Dinieri

Yvette Mendoza

512-834-6787, ext 2198

512-834-6787, ext 2316

512-834-6787, ext 2160

Asbestos ComplaintsPSQA Unit – Environmental Hazards Group

Roxanna Guerrero

Andrea Dinieri

Yvette Mendoza

512-834-6787, ext 2198

512-834-6787, ext 2316

512-834-6787, ext 2160

Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA)PSQA Unit – Environmental Hazards Group

Tenessa Rodriguez

512-834-6787, ext 2583

1-800-572-5542

Asbestos In Public BuildingsPSQA Unit – Environmental Hazards Group

Roxanna Guerrero

Andrea Dinieri

Yvette Mendoza

512-834-6787, ext 2198

512-834-6787, ext 2316

512-834-6787, ext 2160

Asbestos In SchoolsPSQA Unit – Environmental Hazards Group

Tenessa Rodriguez

512-834-6787, ext 2583

1-800-572-5542

Asbestos LicensingRegulatory Licensing Unit – Environmental and Sanitation Licensing Group

Leonard Rivas

Edith Olvera

512-834-6600, ext. 2174

Asbestos NotificationsInspections Unit – Environmental Health Notifications Group

Sonya Moya

512-834-6770, ext 2779

Asbestos ToxicologyEnvironmental and Injury Epidemiology and Toxicology Unit

Richard Beauchamp

512-458-7269

800-588-1248

Asbestosis/Silicosis ReportingEnvironmental and Injury Epidemiology and Toxicology Unit

Brenda Mokry

Natalie Archer

512-776-7269

800-588-1248

Assistance and ReferralSTARS

Juanita Bullock

512-490-0558

Asthma Asthma Control Program

Karin Hopkins

512-776-2710

Athletic Trainers LicensingAdvisory Board of Athletic Trainers Professional Licensing and Certification Unit

Stewart Myrick

512-834-6628, ext. 4565

Audio VisualsAudiovisual Library

Kelli Kennedy

512-458-7260

Audiologist LicensingState Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Professional Licensing and Certification Unit

Joyce Parsons

512-834-6627

Audiology (Pediatric)Texas Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (TEHDI)

Doug Dittfurth

512-776-7726

Austin State Hospital (Mental Health)MH/SA - Hospital Services Section

Carl Schock

512-419-2100

AutismChild and Adolescent Services

Barbara Fountain

512-419-2217

Avian Flu (Bird Flu)Zoonosis Control Branch

Eric Fonken

Tom Sidwa

512-776-2155

512-776-6628