HIV Connection



   The 6th Annual HIV Outreach & HEI Case Management Conference               August 13-16, 2017 

Hilton Doubletree – 6505 N IH 35 Austin, TX 78752 – (512) 454-3737

Conference registration and hotel room block registration are now open!

To register for the conference, follow this link.

To reserve your hotel room in our room block, follow this link

To apply for scholarship and volunteer opportunities, follow this link.  

Please contact Kirsten Peek at with any questions.

We are now accepting submissions for the Dan Rawlins Outreach Worker of the Year and Dan Rawlins Case Manager of the Year!

Please nominate outstanding street outreach workers here.

Please nominate outstanding HEI case managers here. 

The 2017 agenda will be available soon. In the meantime, check out the presentations from our 2016 event below:

Susan Gallego Opening Presentation

Building Bridges A Case Manager’s Guide to Behavioral Health

Differences Divide: Women and HIV

Shifting Perspectives: Unveiling the Perplexities of Working with Sex Workers in a Dynamic System

Enhancing Engagement and Retention in HIV Prevention and Care in Youth Communities

Addressing Opiate Abuse

Overdose Management

Understanding Trauma-Informed Care and the Capacity to Heal in HEI/HIV Services

Strengthening Engagement Services: The Gateway for Trauma-Informed Care

HIV Prevention in Texas: What’s Happening and How Do I Contribute?

Interpersonal Connectedness: The Key to Successful Recovery in Behavioral Health

Mental Health and Infectious Disease: Management of Co-Occurring HIV/AIDS

Mental Health Screening for Individuals with HIV/AIDS: Depression and Anxiety

Understanding Crystal Meth and the Links to HIV: Essentials

Untangling Meth, Sex and Intimacy: The Supportive Role

For more information on the 2017 HIV Outreach & HEI Case Management Conference please contact Kirsten Peek at