• DSHS HIV/STD Program

    Post Office Box 149347, MC 1873
    Austin, Texas 78714

    Phone: 737-255-4300

    Email the HIV/STD Program

    Email 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.

ARIES Training - ARIES 101

Introduction to the AIDS Regional Information And Evaluation System (ARIES)

Date: Every 3rd Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.     
Location: To be announced

Course Description:

The Health Resource & Services Administration (HRSA) provides Federal funding for the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program. The goal of ARIES is to enhance services for clients with HIV by helping providers automate, manage, and report on client data. The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) is using ARIES to collect and report data required by HRSA by producing the Resource Services Report (RSR).

The Introduction to the AIDS Regional Information and Evaluation System (ARIES) will focus on understanding what it means to work with a Uniform Reporting System (URS), requirements for accessing ARIES, default system settings, navigating, searching for clients, and RSR data elements.

Who should attend?

All Staff requiring ARIES Access responsible for entering resource service data funded by Ryan White Part B. Staff of local and state Health Depart-ments and provider staff working in coordination with the Texas Health Medication Program (THMP) for submitting and processing AIDS Drug Assistance Program applications. The course also welcome’s any user needing a refresher course on ARIES basics.

How do I register for ARIES 101?

  • DSHS, and Minority Aids Initiative (MAI) staff please contact the ARIES Data Team at ARIESHelp@dshs.texas.gov.
  • All other staff please contact your Administrative Agency Data Manager.


Last updated July 14, 2020