Community Outreach

  • Help Celebrate 25 Years of Keeping Texas Children Safe

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    Since 1994, Texas physicians and others have given out more than 325,000 bicycle helmets to children across the state through the Texas Medical Association’s Hard Hats for Little Heads program. We’re celebrating the program’s 25th birthday in October, and you can be a part of the festivities.

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  • Be Wise Survey Supports Vaccination Outreach

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    A recent survey of TMA members showed vaccine-preventable diseases are high on the list of causes they want to support in their personal outreach. TMA’s Be Wise – Immunize program is undergoing changes to provide more opportunities for member involvement.

    Read the Survey Report  
  • Improve Your Community’s Health, With TMA’s Help

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    You already know that TMA is committed to improving the health of all Texans. But how much do you know about TMA outreach programs that can help not only your patients but everybody in your community? TMA supports a variety of outreach programs and continuing medical education (CME) to help you care for your whole community.

    Help Get People Moving  
  • Medical Community Grant Program

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    The Texas Medical Association Foundation (TMAF) invites proposals from “eligible applicants” for a grant to fully or partially fund a health improvement program that focuses on one of TMA’s current public health or science priority areas. 

    Are You Eligible?  
  • Community Outreach Equals Member Benefits

     
  • What could a TMA membership mean for you, your practice, and your patients?

  • Community Outreach Articles

    Be Wise — Immunize

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    The program works with physicians, medical students, and TMA Alliance members to improve vaccination rates in Texas through education and hands-on immunization clinics.

    Be Wise — Immunize is made possible through a grant from the TMA Foundation. 

    What is Be Wise?
  • Hard Hats for Little Heads

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    A properly fitting helmet can prevent almost all head injuries — up to 85 percent — the most common cause of disability or death in a bicycle crash. Since 1994, TMA has given away more than 325,000 helmets to Texas children.

    Hard Hats for Little Heads is made possible through a grant from the TMA Foundation.

    What Is Hard Hats for Little Heads?  
  • Become a Walk Leader

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    Ready to practice what you preach? Walk With a Doc Texas is part of a national grassroots movement devoted to encouraging healthy physical activity. We want to reverse the consequences of a sedentary lifestyle and improve the health and well-being of our country, and we want your help.

    Walk With a Doc Texas is made possible through a grant from the TMA Foundation.

    What is Walk With a Doc Texas?  
  • TMA Foundation

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    TMA Foundation (TMAF) is a 501 (c) (3) organization committed to connecting the charitable concerns of physicians with the people of Texas. TMAF funded initiatives enable physicians and their families to give back to their community and take a visible leadership role toward improving the health of all Texans. 

    Find Out More About TMAF