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Presidents of the Texas Medical Association - 05/15/2021

Presidents of the Texas Medical Association


TMA Installs Valley Physician as 156th President - 05/15/2021

The Texas Medical Association (TMA) today installed Edinburg internist E. Linda Villarreal, MD, as president. She will lead the association for one year, after having served the past year as president-elect.


Fort Worth Pediatrician Voted TMA President-Elect - 05/15/2021

Gary W. Floyd, MD, a Fort Worth pediatrician, was elected president-elect of the Texas Medical Association (TMA) today. TMA’s House of Delegates governing body announced elections during TexMed, the association’s annual conference, held virtually this year due to the pandemic. He will serve in this role for one year before assuming the presidency of America’s largest state medical society in 2022.


Waco Physician Elected Speaker of TMA’s House of Delegates - 05/15/2021

Waco otolaryngologist Bradford W. Holland, MD, was elected speaker of the Texas Medical Association (TMA) House of Delegates, the association’s policymaking body. The house announced his election during TexMed, TMA’s annual conference, held virtually again this year from Austin.


Denton-Area Physician Elected Vice Speaker of TMA’s House of Delegates - 05/15/2021

Little Elm internist John G. Flores, MD, was elected vice speaker of the Texas Medical Association (TMA) House of Delegates, the association’s policymaking body. The house announced his election during TexMed, TMA’s annual conference, held virtually in Austin.


Houston Physician Reelected for Third Term on TMA’s Board of Trustees - 05/15/2021

Keith A. Bourgeois, MD, a Houston ophthalmologist, was reelected to serve a third and final term on the Texas Medical Association (TMA) Board of Trustees, the association’s governing body. TMA’s House of Delegates policymaking body ratified elections today during TexMed, TMA’s annual conference, conducted virtually this year.


Houston Internist Elected to TMA’s Board of Trustees - 05/15/2021

Lisa L. Ehrlich, MD, a Houston physician specializing in internal medicine, was elected to serve on the Texas Medical Association (TMA) Board of Trustees, the association’s governing body. TMA’s House of Delegates policymaking body announced election winners today during TexMed, TMA’s annual conference, conducted virtually this year.


San Antonio Physician Reelected to TMA Board of Trustees - 05/15/2021

Jayesh B. Shah, MD, a San Antonio physician specializing in undersea and hyperbaric medicine for 27 years, was reelected to the Texas Medical Association (TMA) Board of Trustees governing body. TMA’s House of Delegates policymaking body announced Dr. Shah’s reelection during TexMed, the association’s annual conference, held virtually in Austin.


Dallas Physician Reelected to TMA Board of Trustees(1) - 05/15/2021

Richard W. Snyder, MD, a Dallas cardiologist in practice for 28 years, was reelected to serve on the Texas Medical Association (TMA) Board of Trustees, the association’s governing body. TMA’s House of Delegates policymaking body announced Dr. Snyder’s reelection at TexMed, the association's annual conference, held virtually in Austin.


Denton Physician Reelected for Second Term on TMA’s Board of Trustees - 05/15/2021

Joseph S. Valenti, MD, a board-certified gynecologist from Denton, was reelected to serve a second term on the Texas Medical Association (TMA) Board of Trustees, the association’s governing body. TMA’s House of Delegates policymaking body announced elections today during TexMed, TMA’s annual conference, conducted virtually this year.


San Antonio Medical Student Elected to TMA Board of Trustees - 05/15/2021

Swetha Maddipudi, a medical student entering her fourth year at UT Health San Antonio Long School of Medicine, was elected to serve on the Texas Medical Association (TMA) Board of Trustees, the association’s governing body. TMA’s House of Delegates policymaking body announced election winners today at TexMed, TMA’s annual conference, held virtually this year. She will serve a one-year term representing the TMA Medical Student Section (TMA-MSS) on the board.


Galveston Resident Physician Joins TMA Board of Trustees - 05/15/2021

Abdul Abid, MD, a resident physician in pathology at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, was elected to serve on the Texas Medical Association (TMA) Board of Trustees, the association’s governing body. TMA’s House of Delegates policymaking body announced election winners today during TexMed, TMA’s annual conference, held virtually this year. He will serve a one-year term representing the TMA Resident and Fellow Section (RFS) on the board.


Austin-Area Physicians Elected to Represent Texas at AMA - 05/15/2021

Four Austin-area physicians were elected to represent Texas doctors in the American Medical Association (AMA) House of Delegates, the national organization’s policymaking body. The Texas Medical Association (TMA) House of Delegates announced the election of the physician leaders today during TexMed, TMA’s annual conference, held virtually again this year.


Houston-Area Physicians Reelected to Represent Texas at AMA - 05/15/2021

Three Houston-area physicians were elected to represent Texas doctors in the American Medical Association (AMA) House of Delegates, the national organization’s policymaking body. The Texas Medical Association (TMA) House of Delegates announced the election of the physician leaders today during TexMed, TMA’s annual conference, held virtually again this year.


Galveston Physician Confirmed for TMA Ethics Panel - 05/15/2021

Steven E. Wolf, MD, a Galveston surgeon in practice for 25 years, was confirmed as vice councilor of the Texas Medical Association (TMA) Board of Councilors, the organization’s ethical policymaking body. TMA physicians confirmed Dr. Wolf to represent District 8, the Coastal Bend region in southeast Texas, on the board.


Dallas-Area Physicians Renew Medical Leadership Roles - 05/15/2021

Six Dallas-area physicians have been selected to renew terms of service in Texas Medical Association (TMA)-affiliated leadership positions. TMA’s House of Delegates policymaking body met virtually on Saturday and announced this year’s TMA elections. TMA elected area physicians to represent Texas doctors in the American Medical Association (AMA) House of Delegates, the national organization’s policymaking body, and selected members for TMA’s Board of Councilors ethical policymaking body.


Two Fort Worth-Area Physicians to Represent Texas at AMA - 05/15/2021

Two Fort Worth-area physicians were elected to represent Texas doctors in the American Medical Association (AMA) House of Delegates, the national organization’s policymaking body. The Texas Medical Association (TMA) House of Delegates announced the election of the physician leaders today during TexMed, TMA’s annual conference, held virtually again this year.


Three El Paso Physicians Renew Medical Leadership Roles - 05/15/2021

Three El Paso physicians have been selected to renew terms of service in Texas Medical Association (TMA)-affiliated leadership positions. TMA’s House of Delegates policymaking body met virtually on Saturday and announced this year’s TMA elections and appointments. TMA elected area physicians to represent Texas doctors in the American Medical Association (AMA) House of Delegates, the national organization’s policymaking body, and selected members of TMA’s Board of Councilors ethical policymaking body.


Longview Physician Confirmed for TMA Ethics Panel - 05/15/2021

Brenda M. Vozza, MD, a Longview internal medicine physician in practice for 23 years, was confirmed as a councilor on the Texas Medical Association (TMA) Board of Councilors, the organization’s ethical policymaking body. TMA physicians confirmed Dr. Vozza to represent District 11, in east-central Texas, on the board.


Midland Physician Renamed to TMA Ethics Board - 05/15/2021

James W. Huston, MD, a Midland internal medicine specialist in practice for 23 years, was reconfirmed to serve a second three-year term as a vice councilor on the Texas Medical Association (TMA) Board of Councilors, the organization’s ethical policymaking body. The appointment was announced today during TexMed, TMA’s annual conference, held virtually this year.


Odessa Physician Renamed to TMA Ethics Panel - 05/15/2021

Vivek U. Rao, MD, an Odessa allergist and immunologist in practice for 18 years, was reconfirmed to serve on the Texas Medical Association (TMA) Board of Councilors, the organization’s ethical policymaking body. Dr. Rao was reconfirmed for a new three-year term representing his East Texas geographic region on the TMA ethics board.


San Angelo Physician Renamed to TMA Ethics Panel - 05/15/2021

Stuart L. Abramson, MD, a San Angelo allergist-immunologist in practice for 29 years, was reconfirmed to serve on the Texas Medical Association (TMA) Board of Councilors, the organization’s ethical policymaking body. Dr. Abramson was reconfirmed for a new three-year term to represent his West Texas geographic region on the TMA ethics board.


San Antonio Physicians, Medical Student Tapped to Represent Texas at AMA - 05/15/2021

Three San Antonio physicians were reelected and one medical student was elected to represent Texas doctors in the American Medical Association (AMA) House of Delegates, the national organization’s policymaking body. The Texas Medical Association (TMA) House of Delegates announced election results today during TexMed, TMA’s annual conference, held virtually again this year.


Houston Neurologist Bestowed TMA’s Highest Honor - 05/15/2021

AUSTIN – About 70 years after he first had the inkling to become a physician, the Texas Medical Association (TMA) has honored 75-year-old William H. Fleming III, MD, with its Distinguished Service Award.


Lubbock Community Leader Elected TMA Alliance President-Elect - 05/14/2021

The Texas Medical Association Alliance (TMAA) has elected Lubbock community leader Libby White to serve as president-elect. Her one-year term began on Thursday. TMAA is the community service and advocacy arm of the Texas Medical Association (TMA), comprising spouses and partners of physicians, in addition to physicians, resident physicians, and medical students.