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Winter Conference 2023 Will Prep You for Advocacy - 01/12/2023

In preparation for the 2023 legislative session, the Texas Medical Association’s Winter Conference this year will center around “One Voice: Advocating for Our Patients and Profession.” Registration is now open for the event, to take place Jan. 27-28 at the Hyatt Regency Austin.


Behavioral Health, Suicide Prevention the Focus of TMA’s Next Distinguished Speaker Series - 11/15/2022

Join experts on Nov. 17 from noon to 1 pm to learn how to improve the behavioral health care systems that strengthen Texas communities and reduce suicide risk at the next Distinguished Speaker Series hosted by the Texas Medical Association and Texas Public Health Coalition (TPHC).


Section News: Save the Date for Fall Conference - 08/15/2022

Informative business meetings, educational programming, and a fun All Sections Trivia Night Mixer. Mark your calendars to attend the Texas Medical Association’s Fall Conference, Sept. 16-17 for these and other TMA section events.


TMA at AMA: Reflections - 06/22/2022

Little Elm internist John Flores, MD, TMA vice speaker and Texas delegate to the American Medical Association, takes a look back at the progress made at this year's Annual Meeting of the AMA House of Delegates. See Dr. Flores' reflections.


After Successful Gala, Help TMA Foundation Set a Funding Record for TMA Public Health Programs - 05/09/2022

The Texas Medical Association Foundation’s (TMAF’s) support of community public health initiatives around the state got a gigantic boost at TexMed 2022 in April, where TMAF’s 29th annual gala, Crossroads of Culture, raised more than $400,000. But the foundation is still shooting to shatter its all-time annual funding record – and you can help.


Closing Keynote: The Future of Health Care Is Health Assurance - 05/02/2022

Imagine it’s 2030. The COVID-19 pandemic is a distant memory. Medications are delivered by drones. Broadband is a universal utility. And the health care industry has shifted from caring for sick patients to ensuring the health of all patients through consumer-friendly, data-centric preventive care, significantly narrowing health inequities in the process.


Build Your Inner Strength at ALLMED - 04/22/2022

One of the greatest gifts physicians and their spouses can share with each other and others is a sense of their own inner strength. Psychologist Robert J. Wicks, PsyD, will share his insights and best practices on that topic at the Texas Medical Association Alliance’s ALLMED Annual Conference keynote presentation on Friday, April 29.


2022 TMAF Gala - 04/22/2022

Join Your CMS and Alliance Friends at TexMed in Houston The world is changing but one thing we can be proud of is the incredible diversity around us.


Section News: Details on Women Physicians, Resident and Fellow Section Business Meetings - 04/05/2022

Check out the business meeting schedule for all six special-interest sections coming up at this week's TMA Winter Conference, plus details on leadership positions up for grabs in the Women Physicians and Resident and Fellow Sections.


COVID to Take Center Stage at Winter Conference - 04/05/2022

With COVID-19 dominating physicians’ lives, the General Session of TMA's 2022 Winter Conference is the place you and your colleagues can get the latest on the COVID surge from Texas’ top public health care experts. Check out the schedule.


Connect With Your Community in 2022 With TMA Programs - 04/05/2022

Signature community-based programs such as the Texas Medical Association’s Hard Hats for Little Heads and Walk with a Doc Texas provide TMA and TMA Alliance members a unique way to improve the health of their community as trusted leaders.


CME at TexMed: Practice Help - 04/01/2022

Gain valuable knowledge to enhance your practice as part of the CME offerings at TexMed 2022, the Texas Medical Association’s largest annual conference, April 29-30 in Houston. You can attend TexMed virtually or in person.


Build Your Network at TexMed 2022 - 03/29/2022

Opportunities to network with physician colleagues from all over the state will abound when you join them at TexMed 2022 on April 29-30 in Houston. The two-day event also offers the chance to earn CME. See the networking events.


CME at TexMed: Population Health - 03/25/2022

Learn about key population health issues – virtually or in person – as part of the CME offerings at TexMed 2022, the Texas Medical Association’s largest annual conference, scheduled for April 29-30 in Houston.


Celebrate Diversity and Catch Up With Old Friends at TMAF’s Annual Gala - 03/14/2022

The Texas Medical Association Foundation’s annual gala is an event that Houston anesthesiologist Shannon B. Hancher-Hodges, MD, looks forward to with anticipation each year.


Save Your Spot for TMA’s Virtual Career Fair - 03/10/2022

Looking to start or step up your medical career? You can be more than just another resume and get some face time with top health care employers in the Lone Star State at the Texas Medical Association’s Virtual Medical Career Fair on Jan. 13, 2022, from noon to 3 pm CT.


Winter Conference Transitions to Virtual Format - 03/10/2022

To safeguard the health and safety of our members, the Texas Medical Association Board of Trustees has decided to hold the 2022 TMA Winter Conference as a virtual event.


Medical Student Section News - 12/06/2021

The Medical Student Section (MSS) meeting at the Texas Medical Association’s 2022 TMA Winter Conference will take place on Saturday, Jan. 29, from noon to 3 pm. Register now.


Save the Date: TMA Foundation Annual Gala - 10/27/2021

The Texas Medical Association Foundation’s (TMAF’s) 29th annual gala is scheduled – with safety in mind – for Friday, April 29, 2022, from 6:30 to 10:30 pm, during TexMed 2022 at the Hilton Americas in Houston.


TMAF Gala: Virtually All of the Fun From Previous Events - 04/26/2021

Although the TMA Foundation’s annual gala will take place as a virtual event this year, it will still feature much of the fun and excitement as the in-person events from years past. The gala is set for 7 to 8:15 pm (CT) Friday, May 14, during TexMed 2021, TMA’s annual meeting. A preshow is scheduled from 6:30 to 7 pm.   


Seven Expo Hall Highlights at TexMed - 04/13/2021

TexMed 2021 is just one month away. To get ready for the Texas Medical Association’s annual conference, check out seven of the exciting things planned for the TMA Expo Hall throughout the virtual event, scheduled for May 14 and 15.


TMAF Gala: Virtually All of the Fun From Previous Events - 03/23/2021

Although the Texas Medical Association Foundation’s (TMAF) annual gala will take place as a virtual event this year, it will still feature much of the same fun and excitement as the in-person events from years past.


Be A Part of the Celebration: TMA Foundation Gala to Honor Physician Superheroes - 03/18/2021

The Texas Medical Association Foundation (TMAF) is pleased to announce that TMA past president and current American Medical Association President Sue Rudd Bailey, MD, will serve as honorary chair of the foundation’s virtual gala, Superheroes: Meeting the Challenge, which is scheduled for Friday, May 14 during TexMed 2021, TMA’s annual meeting.


TMA President to Share Her Inspirational Journey as a Physician Leader - 01/20/2021

If you’re interested in hearing one physician’s unique and inspiring story as a doctor, spouse, mother, and community leader, tune in to the Texas Medical Association Alliance’s (TMAA) first Enrichment Series Webinar of 2021, scheduled for noon to 1 pm (CT) Thursday, Jan. 21.


Medicine’s Superheroes to be Celebrated During TMA Foundation’s First Virtual Gala - 01/11/2021

Medicine’s trusted leadership has truly shined during the COVID-19 pandemic, and a celebration of that leadership will be the focus of Texas Medical Association Foundation’s 2021 gala, Superheroes: Meeting the Challenge. The gala is set for May 14 during TMA’s annual meeting, TexMed 2021, in Austin.