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Dallas Physician Receives TMA 2017 Distinguished Service Award - 05/20/2019

Robert T. Gunby Jr., MD, had one concern as he anticipated rising before the Texas Medical Association’s (TMA’s) House of Delegates to receive the association’s highest honor, the Distinguished Service Award.


RFS Board, Council, Committee Application - 12/12/2018

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Houston-Area Physicians Take TMA Leadership Roles - 11/26/2018

Twenty-two Houston-area physicians have taken leadership positions in the Texas Medical Association (TMA).


Who Runs TMA? - 09/12/2018

House of Delegates


Leadership Opportunities and Professional Development - 08/14/2018

Get Involved! No matter what your interests are, there is something for everyone including leadership opportunities at local, state, and national level. Ultimately it is you who decides how active you want to be and where your interests lie.


Abilene Physician Assumes TMA Leadership Role - 05/21/2018

Dean Allen Schultz, MD, an Abilene family physician in practice for 14 years, has been elected to the Texas Medical Association’s (TMA’s) Council on Practice Management Services.


East Texas Physicians to Represent Texas at AMA - 04/24/2018

Two East Texas physicians were elected today to represent Texas doctors in the American Medical Association’s (AMA’s) House of Delegates, the national organization’s policymaking body.


Cleveland Physician Named TMA Health Hero - 04/23/2018

Jasmine Sulaiman, MD, a Cleveland family physician, was named a Health Hero by the Texas Medical Association (TMA) for her commitment to improving the health of her community. She was one of only four physicians TMA honored with the inaugural award during TexMed, TMA’s annual conference, in Houston.


Austin Surgeon Reelected to TMA Board of Trustees - 04/20/2018

David C. Fleeger, MD, an Austin surgeon,was reelected to serve on the Texas Medical Association (TMA) Board of Trustees, the association's governing body.


UTMB Physician, Medical Student Join TMA Foundation Board - 04/20/2018

A resident physician and a medical student at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston School of Medicine (UTMB School of Medicine) recently were appointed to serve one-year terms on the Texas Medical Association Foundation (TMAF) Board of Trustees. TMAF is the philanthropic arm of TMA, the nation’s largest state medical society.


Paris Physician Named TMA Health Hero - 04/20/2018

Amanda D. Green, MD, a hospitalist in Paris, was named a Health Hero by the Texas Medical Association (TMA) for her commitment to improving the health of her community. She was one of only four physicians TMA honored with the inaugural award during TexMed, TMA’s annual conference, in Houston.


Corpus Christi Volunteer Elected TMA Alliance President-Elect - 04/20/2018

The Texas Medical Association Alliance (TMAA) has elected Sunshine Moore, a Corpus Christi volunteer, as its president-elect. TMAA is the volunteer service organization of the Texas Medical Association (TMA), comprising physicians and physicians’ spouses. Mrs. Moore was elected today during TexMed, TMA’s annual conference, in Houston.


Belton Volunteer Installed as TMA Alliance President - 04/20/2018

The Texas Medical Association Alliance (TMAA) has installed Karen Lairmore, a Belton volunteer, as its 100th president. TMAA is the volunteer service organization of the Texas Medical Association (TMA), comprising physicians and physicians’ spouses. Mrs. Lairmore was inducted into office today during TexMed, TMA’s annual conference, in Houston.


Edinburg Physician Becomes TMA President - 03/16/2018

The Texas Medical Association (TMA) today installed Edinburg gastroenterologist Carlos J. Cardenas, MD, as its 152nd president. Outgoing TMA President Don R. Read, MD, of Dallas installed Dr. Cardenas today during TexMed, the association’s annual conference.


Wichita Falls-Area Physicians Take TMA Leadership Positions - 03/16/2018

Two Wichita Falls-area physicians have been selected for leadership positions in the Texas Medical Association (TMA). TMA held elections and appointments in conjunction with its TexMed conference and expo, held this year in Houston. The physicians will begin their term of service at TMA’s Fall Conference in September.


TMA Honors Outstanding Health Reporting - 08/09/2017

The Texas Medical Association (TMA) announced winning journalists across the state in the 2017 TMA Anson Jones, MD, Awards for excellence in health and medical news reporting during 2016 (see winner list below). TMA member physicians presented the awards to journalists in their newsrooms throughout the spring and summer on this, the 60th anniversary of the competition.


Beaumont Physician Reelected to TMA Leadership Position - 07/24/2017

Garrett K. Peel, MD, a Beaumont general surgeon in practice for eight years, was reelected to the Texas Medical Association’s (TMA’s) Council on Science and Public Health. TMA held elections and appointments in conjunction with its TexMed conference and expo, held this year in Houston. Dr. Peel will begin his term of service at TMA’s Fall Conference in September.


Austin-Area Physicians Take TMA Leadership Positions - 07/24/2017

Eleven Austin-area physicians have been selected for leadership positions in the Texas Medical Association (TMA). TMA held elections and appointments in conjunction with its TexMed conference and expo, held this year in Houston. The physicians will begin their term of service at TMA’s Fall Conference in September.


El Paso Physicians Take TMA Leadership Positions - 07/24/2017

Three El Paso physicians have been elected for leadership positions in the Texas Medical Association (TMA). TMA held elections and appointments in conjunction with its TexMed conference and expo, held this year in Houston. The physicians will begin their term of service at TMA’s Fall Conference in September.


Lubbock Physicians Take TMA Leadership Positions - 07/24/2017

Six Lubbock physicians have been selected for leadership positions in the Texas Medical Association (TMA). TMA held elections and appointments in conjunction with its TexMed conference and expo, held this year in Houston. The physicians will begin their term of service at TMA’s Fall Conference in September.


Longview Physician Couple Take TMA Leadership Positions - 07/24/2017

Husband and wife physicians from Longview have been selected for leadership positions in the Texas Medical Association (TMA). TMA held elections and appointments in conjunction with its TexMed conference and expo, held this year in Houston. The physicians begin their term of service at TMA’s Fall Conference in September.


Galveston Physician Appointed to TMA Leadership Position - 07/24/2017

Kristene Gugliuzza, MD, a Galveston transplant surgeon in practice for 31 years, was appointed to the Texas Medical Association’s (TMA’s) Committee on Continuing Education. TMA held elections and appointments in conjunction with its TexMed conference and expo, held this year in Houston. Dr. Gugliuzza will begin her term of service at TMA’s Fall Conference in September.


Houston-Area Physicians Take TMA Leadership Positions - 07/24/2017

Fifteen Houston-area physicians have been selected for leadership positions in the Texas Medical Association (TMA). TMA held elections and appointments in conjunction with its TexMed conference and expo, held this year in Houston. The physicians will begin their term of service at TMA’s Fall Conference in September.


Temple Physician Appointed to TMA Leadership Position - 07/24/2017

Alan C. Howell, MD, a Temple infectious diseases specialist in practice for 10 years, was appointed to the Texas Medical Association’s (TMA’s) Committee on Infectious Diseases. TMA held elections and appointments in conjunction with its TexMed conference and expo, held this year in Houston. Dr. Howell will begin his term of service at TMA’s Fall Conference in September.


Corpus Christi-Area Physicians Take TMA Leadership Positions - 07/24/2017

Five Corpus Christi-area physicians have been selected for leadership positions in the Texas Medical Association (TMA). TMA held elections and appointments in conjunction with its TexMed conference and expo, held this year in Houston. The physicians will begin their term of service at TMA’s Fall Conference in September.