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Care Connections: TMA Foundation Grants Tackle Public Health Problems - 01/03/2022

TMA Foundation grants offer a lifeline to Texas physicians tackling public health problems.


Cross Two Items Off Your List With TMAF Holiday Tribute Program - 12/13/2021

This season, consider taking a Texas two-step approach to gift-giving by making a charitable donation through the Texas Medical Association Foundation Holiday Tribute Program.


Help the TMA Foundation Fund Important Health Programs - 12/08/2021

With the support of generous donors, the TMA Foundation has a substantial impact across the state.


Get Your Tickets or Table Now for the 2022 TMAF Gala - 11/22/2021

The Texas Medical Association Foundation’s 29th annual gala, Crossroads of Culture – Houston: The Most Diverse City in the U.S., is scheduled with safety in mind for Friday, April 29, 2022, from 6:30 to 10:30 pm, during TexMed 2022 in Houston. The gala will feature entertainment, food, and auctions that reflect the diversity Houstonians enjoy every day.


TMA Awards Scholarships to 15 Minority Medical Students, 2021 - 11/08/2021

Fifteen minority students entering Texas medical schools this fall each will receive a $10,000 scholarship from the Texas Medical Association (TMA). Physicians selected the students for their academic achievement, commitment to community service, and desire to care for Texas’ increasingly diverse population. TMA announced the winners Friday during TexMed, the association’s annual conference, held virtually.


Get to Know the 2022 TMAF Gala Co-Chairs - 10/27/2021

The Texas Medical Association Foundation (TMA) annual gala fundraiser helps make TMA’s population health, science, and quality-of-care programs possible. And it’s a direct way for TMA members and their families to participate in the numerous initiatives around the state that have provided free health screenings to medically disadvantaged Texans, vaccinated underserved individuals, educated students with science-based learning materials, and more.


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.


A Healthy Education: Med Students Promote Vaccines, Education Across Texas - 10/04/2021

Medical students win grants to promote vaccines, education across Texas.


Opportunity in Adversity: TMA Foundation 2020 Annual Report - 08/02/2021

Thanks to Texas Medical Association Foundation (TMAF) donors, volunteers, and community collaborators, along with TMA and TMA Alliance members, the foundation in 2020 seized opportunities to improve health while COVID-19 presented challenge after challenge.


Solid Foundation: Michael E. Speer, MD, Leads TMA Foundation - 08/02/2021

Houston neonatologist Michael E. Speer, MD, will be leading the Texas Medical Association Foundation for the next two years with plenty of experience under his belt.


TMA Foundation “Critically Important” to Improving Texans’ Health, New President Says - 07/06/2021

You may not find it surprising that Houston neonatologist Michael E. Speer will serve as the Texas Medical Association Foundation’s newly elected president.


TMA Awards Minority Medical Student Scholarships, 2019 - 05/17/2021

Thirteen minority students entering Texas medical schools this fall each will receive a $10,000 scholarship from the Texas Medical Association (TMA). TMA awarded the scholarships to the students today in Dallas at TexMed, TMA’s annual conference.


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.   


Disability Insurance: More Confidence In Your Financial Future - 04/13/2021

Additional Coverage for Student Loan Payments At this time in your life, your outstanding student loan debt is usually at its highest. Having this additional coverage adds a layer of protection that especially can benefit you now.


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.


Find Ways to Care for Your Personal Well-Being During Virtual Event - 03/15/2021

If you need to find ways to maintain yourself physically and emotionally, tune in to the latest edition of the Texas Medical Association Alliance’s (TMAA) Enrichment Series, scheduled for Thursday, March 18.  


DFW, Galveston Health Programs Receive TMA Foundation Health Awards - 02/02/2021

Thousands of underserved Texans in Dallas/Fort Worth and Galveston will have access to health care, locally grown food, and COVID-19 testing thanks to the three special health care nonprofits presented the Texas Medical Association Foundation’s (TMAF’s) John P. McGovern Champion of Health Awards for 2021. TMAF presented the awards to the honorees on Saturday at the TMA Winter Conference, held virtually from Austin.


Help Shape Medicine’s Future Through Virtual First Tuesdays at the Capitol - 01/29/2021

The 2021 session of the Texas Legislature is under way, and the Texas Medical Association needs your voice to help advance medicine’s key issues at the Capitol. Beginning Feb. 2, join TMA and the TMA Alliance for a new virtual format of First Tuesdays at the Capitol, scheduled at noon each month through May.


TMA Foundation Distributes Grants to Help Improve Underserved Texans’ Health - 01/27/2021

Uninsured and underserved Texans across four metro areas will receive medical assistance thanks to $13,000 in Texas Medical Association Foundation (TMAF) grant funding awarded to up-and-coming physicians and local medical societies for health-focused initiatives.


First Tuesdays at the Capitol Are Now Virtual - 01/26/2021

This year, instead of hosting early morning in-person First Tuesdays at the Capitol events in Austin, the Texas Medical Association lobby team will take a virtual deep dive into TMA’s legislative priorities during the lunch hour. You will be able to arm yourself with the information you need to successfully advocate on behalf of health care in Texas, conveniently from your home or practice.


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.


Know Outstanding Science Teachers? Nominate Them for a TMA Award - 11/23/2020

If you know an outstanding educator, nominate him or her for the Texas Medical Association’s Ernest and Sarah Butler Awards for Excellence in Science Teaching.


Free Webinar: Help TMA Pass Medicine-Friendly Laws - 11/17/2020

If you’re interested in learning about TMA’s top issues for the upcoming Texas legislative session, and how you can help, tune in to the TMA Alliance’s final enrichment webinar of 2020, scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 19.