If your county society has not done so already, it is time to report 2014 officers and delegates to TMA. Click here for reporting forms.If TMA does not receive this required information, your county medical society delegates risk not being credentialed at the House of Delegates meeting May 2-3, at TexMed 2014.
Information for NEW House of Delegates MembersWelcome to the Texas Medical Association House of Delegates! The House of Delegates is the association’s top policy-making body and is made up of individual county medical society delegates, TMA officers, at-large trustees, councilors, AMA delegates and alternates, members of the Council on Legislation, council chairs, section and specialty society delegates, and past presidents of the association.
If you are newly elected to serve in the House of Delegates, the following information will help familiarize you with house functions, business, procedures, and protocol.
Welcome brochure and important Information about the house Understanding action reports, resolutions, and how the house functions Mark your calendars for the New Member Orientation scheduled at TexMed 2014Don't miss the Orientation Session that will be held for NEW physician and medical student members of the House of Delegates on Friday May 2, at TexMed 2014 in Fort Worth.
2014 Annual Session of the House of DelegatesSpeakers MemoTMA House of Delegates announces important changes to the Annual Session meeting at TexMed 2014. Click here for details.The Handbook for DelegatesThe handbook will be posted here on or about March 28.Want to know "What to do and when" at the House of Delegates meeting? Information is coming soon.
Resolutions are due to TMA by Thursday, March 6. For more general information click here.Please follow these guidelines for how to write and submit resolutions
ElectionsInformation on elective positions to be filled in May at the annual session meeting at TexMed 2014 is posted.Important information for candidates and NEW information for candidates running for the Young Physician seat on the Board ofTrustees is also posted in the link below.
Election Process and Candidate Information
March 6, is the deadline for candidates to announce their intent to run for election and have their names published in theHandbook for Delegates. However, TMA Bylaws do allow nominations from the house floor.
Reference Committee members and action item referrals will be posted here. - Financial and Organizational Affairs - Medical Education - Science and Public Health - Socioeconomics
Handbook for Delegates GOES GREENA limited number of Handbook for Delegates will be printed in 2014. You can download the entire handbook from here on or about March 28.Or, you can print and fax the hardcopy request form.
2013 Annual Session of the House of DelegatesSummary of Actions.
For more information, contact CJ Bradford at (800) 880-1300, ext.1303, or (512) 370-1303; or Pam Hale at (800) 880-1300, ext.1304, or (512) 370-1304.