June 25, 2013
A Tyler physician has been reelected to a leadership position with the Texas Medical Association (TMA). TMA physicians and medical students who are appointed or elected to one of TMA’s 30 boards, councils, and committees are responsible for studying and recommending action on important issues affecting Texas patients and health care policy.
Darrell E. Alley, MD, a trauma surgeon for 5 years, was reelected to TMA’s Council on Health Care Quality. The council helps physicians establish policy to improve and measure health care quality and patient safety, and advocates for quality improvement.
Dr. Alley is a member of the Smith County Medical Society.
TMA is the largest state medical society in the nation, representing more than 47,000 physician and medical student members. It is located in Austin and has 112 component county medical societies around the state. TMA’s key objective since 1853 is to improve the health of all Texans.
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