TMA Meetings

Michael Darrouzet Named New Texas Medical Association CEO - 06/04/2019

Michael J. Darrouzet, the long-time chief executive of the Dallas County Medical Society, will be the Texas Medical Association’s next executive vice president and chief executive officer, TMA Board of Trustees Chair E. Linda Villarreal, MD, announced today.


TMA Headquarters Now Bears Name of Retiring CEO Lou Goodman - 03/06/2019

The Texas Medical Association building in downtown Austin has been renamed in honor of Louis J. Goodman, PhD, who has served as TMA executive vice president and CEO for the past 22 years.


Medical Students: Register Now for TMA’s Winter Conference - 01/11/2019

Mark your calendars for a medical student member meeting during the Texas Medical Association’s 2019 Winter Conference. The medical student section will hold a business meeting from noon to 1:30 pm Jan. 26, followed by new chapter officer leadership training from 1:30 to 3 pm.


Winter Conference: Time Running Out To Get the Best Hotel Rates - 01/03/2019

If you’re planning to join your fellow Texas physician leaders at the Texas Medical Association’s Winter Conference this year, you’d better act fast to get the best deal on a hotel room.


Amarillo Physician, Austin Clinic Named Champions of Health - 12/03/2018

The Texas Medical Association Foundation presented its 2018 John P. McGovern Champion of Health Awards to an Amarillo clinic for uninsured people and an Austin clinic that works to prevent HIV infections.


Register Now for TMA’s 2019 Winter Conference - 11/27/2018

Join your fellow Texas physician leaders for the Texas Medical Association’s 2019 Winter Conference, which is scheduled for Jan. 25 and 26 at the Hyatt Regency Austin and the TMA building (Friday only) in downtown Austin.


Outstanding Teacher + Your Nomination = Award + Recognition - 10/12/2018

Here are some interesting numbers about the Texas Medical Association’s Ernest and Sarah Butler Awards for Excellence in Science Teaching, which recognize and reward elementary, middle, and high school teachers who use creative and innovative methods to cultivate student interest in medicine and science.


Call for Physician Health and Wellness Abstracts - 10/10/2018

The Texas Medical Association Committee on Physician Health and Wellness (PHW) invites you to submit an abstract to be considered for presentation during the upcoming PHW Exchange, set for March 2 in Houston.


Making the Most Of Medical Augmented Intelligence - 10/05/2018

Physicians should adapt quickly as medicine enters a new era of technology in which advanced computer systems provide help via "augmented intelligence," or AI, says Kyu Rhee, MD, chief health officer at IBM Watson Health.


Women in Medicine: Leaders Call for Changes Within TMA - 10/05/2018

More than 70 physicians attending the Women in Medicine Fall Conference Luncheon voted Saturday on a series of recommendations designed to help the Texas Medical Association better serve the needs of female members.


Help Welcome A Student Into the House of Medicine – Donate Today! - 09/25/2018

How do we get Texas medical students to Texas Medical Association conferences where their voices will be heard and they can make a difference for their future profession? You can help defray expenses for medical students who want to attend TMA conferences, such as Fall Conference at the end of this week.


NEW! ABIM MOC Credit Offered at Fall Conference - 09/20/2018

If you’re looking for even more of an incentive to attend the Texas Medical Association’s Fall Conference at the end of the month, try this: You’ll be eligible to claim Maintenance of Certification credit in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s MOC program.


TMA Fall Conference: See What’s on the Agenda! - 09/07/2018

Join your fellow Texas physician leaders in “Taking Back Medicine” at this year’s TMA Fall Conference. Be sure to make your hotel reservation soon to get TMA’s discounted rate of $219 per night, plus a $5 nightly resort fee, which will be available until Sept. 12 or until the room block is full.                 


Empowering Women to Lead - 09/06/2018

Want to learn more about the challenges women in medicine face, and how to address them? Thanks to a generous sponsorship from TMA Insurance Trust, TMA members can access the FREE CME course, Women in Medicine: Contributions and Dilemmas


2018 TMA Fall Conference Hotel Rooms Running Out - 08/29/2018

This year’s TMA Fall Conference will take place at the Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa just east of Austin on Sept. 28 and 29, and the hotel is filling quickly.  Make your hotel reservation online now to get TMA’s discounted rate of $219 per night, plus $5 resort fee. This rate is only available until Sept. 12 or until the room block is filled.    


Register Now for TMA’s Fall Conference - 08/03/2018

Join your fellow Texas physician leaders in “Taking Back Medicine” at this year’s TMA Fall Conference.


Get Your Flu Shot at TMA Fall Conference - 04/20/2018

TMA urges physicians to take the lead in the fight against the flu by getting themselves vaccinated. To make it easy, TMA will offer a flu shot clinic during TMA's Fall Conference. Stop by Baron's Ballroom C at Hyatt Regency Lost Pines between 8 am and 9 am on Saturday, Sept. 24.


TexMed 2018: Networking, CME, Lazy River, Lots of Golf - 03/26/2018

This May, TexMed is headed to the Hill Country – specifically the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort and Spa.


Renew Your Passion for Medicine at TexMed 2018 - 01/18/2018

Do you enjoy networking with physicians in other specialties?


Reconnect With Your IMG Colleagues at TMA Winter Conference - 01/04/2018

Join your colleagues in Austin and enjoy all of the International Medical Graduate (IMG) Section events at TMA Winter Conference, Jan. 26-27 at the Hyatt Regency, Austin.


Kick Off the New Year With Your Colleagues - 01/02/2018

There is no better way to start the year than by joining your colleagues at the 2018 TMA Winter Conference, Jan. 26–27, at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Austin.


Winter Is Coming: TMA’s Winter Conference 2018, That Is - 12/16/2017

Join your fellow Texas physician leaders Jan. 26-27 at the 2018 TMA Winter Conference at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Austin.


You Want TMA to Do What? We’ve Made It Easier to Be Heard - 11/01/2017

TMA maintains a robust system of grassroots policymaking, from county medical society resolutions to TMA council and committee activities to the 500-voting-member TMA House of Delegates. Resolutions can be submitted to the TMA house every spring, but wouldn't it be great if there were a central hub where you could submit your ideas on an issue anytime, year-round? TMA has created just such a portal on its website.


Hurricane Harvey Emergency Response Highlights TMA Conference - 09/13/2017

Medicine’s response to Hurricane Harvey’s devastation in Texas (including a new fund to help Harvey-destroyed physician practices rebuild); a 2017 legislative recap from physician-lawmakers; and an examination of how adversity and toxic stress affect patients all highlight 2017 Texas Medical Association (TMA) Fall Conference. Experts also will detail changes to the practice of telemedicine after the Texas Legislature passed a law this year governing this method of care delivery.


TMA Leaders to Gather at Fall Conference: Get in Before the Deadline - 08/15/2017

Take a few minutes to register for the TMA Fall Conference, which is scheduled for Sept. 15-16 (that's next month) at the Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa just 15 min east of Austin.