Texas State Health Services calls END a “smart, strategic plan”

Shelly Lucas from the Texas Department of Health Services
speaking at the June END HIV Houston Community Meeting.

By Venita Ray

The Texas Department of State Health Services is excited for END HIV Houston’s plan to be a model for the entire state. Here is their official statement:

“The state of Texas is excited that the community is modeling its statewide end HIV effort off of Houston’s smart, strategic plan to end the epidemic — END HIV Houston. Policymakers at all levels of government should move expeditiously to bring greater awareness to what is still a major public health challenge.”

– Shelley Lucas, Manager of HIV/STD Prevention and Care Branch
Texas Department of State Health Services