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TMA Foundation Board Adds New Trustees - 09/23/2022

Two physicians and a medical student have joined the Texas Medical Association Foundation (TMAF) Board of Trustees. Each began serving on the board leading the philanthropic arm of the Texas Medical Association (TMA) at TMA Fall Conference meetings.

TMA Foundation Establishes Two New Scholarship Funds - 09/22/2022

The Texas Medical Association Foundation is pleased to announce two new scholarship funds established by Houston pathologist Roberto J. Bayardo, MD, in memory of his wife, Agniela (Annie).

Save the Date for 2023 TMAF Gala: The Art of Medicine - 09/19/2022

Recognizing Fort Worth for its vibrant art scene and honoring physicians for treating each patient individually and with care, the Texas Medical Association Foundation’s 30th annual gala will celebrate the Art of Medicine on Friday, May 19,

Smith County Alliance Launches BookShare Program to Promote Healthy Living to Underserved - 07/13/2022

The Texas BookShare program is now in eight Lone Star State counties and has given away more than 2,000 health-related books to children across the state.

Help TMA Foundation Break a Record to Amplify Community Impact - 06/27/2022

Did you miss out on the chance to participate in the Texas Medical Association Foundation’s annual gala this year at TexMed 2022?

Ten Donors Earn Recognition for Crucial Support of TMAF - 06/13/2022

The Texas Medical Association Foundation and its president, Michael E. Speer, MD, recognized 10 organizations for their membership in the foundation’s Corporate Leadership Circle during TMAF’s annual gala at TexMed 2022 in Houston.

Guy Patterson Hired as TMA Insurance Trust’s Executive Director - 06/06/2022

The Texas Medical Association Insurance Trust has more than 35 years of professional experience at the helm with the hiring of its new executive director, Guy Patterson, certified employee benefit specialist, from Pennsylvania.

TMA Foundation Board Elects San Antonio Executive - 06/01/2022

The TMA Foundation (TMAF) has elected pharmacist and H-E-B senior vice president Craig Norman, RPh, to serve as the executive committee member-at-large on the TMAF Board of Trustees.

Physician Wins Among Highlights for Medicine in Primary Runoffs - 05/27/2022

The House of Medicine’s commitment to getting more physicians in high state office netted promising returns in Texas’ primary runoff elections, with one physician advancing to represent her party in the race for state land commissioner and another advancing to the general election for an open seat in the state House of Representatives.

Election Day: Cast Your Vote for Medicine in Primary Runoffs - 05/23/2022

Election day for the Texas primary runoffs has arrived. If you didn't cast your ballot during the early voting period, be sure to do so today. Check out whom TEXPAC, the Party of Medicine, is supporting in your district.

A New Day: Incoming TMA Alliance President Aims to Expand Group’s Reach and Appeal - 05/20/2022

Lubbock's Libby White discuses her plans as incoming president of the Texas Medical Association Alliance, TMA’s massive volunteer force.

Two North Texas Health Entities Receive TMA Foundation Health Awards - 05/16/2022

Two North Texas health entities have won the 2022 Texas Medical Association Foundation (TMAF) John P. McGovern Champion of Health Award. Project Access Tarrant County received the Top Award, and the Texas Health Physicians Group Virtual Visits Initiative received the Secondary Award.

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.

Grab Your Tickets for Friday’s TMA Foundation Annual Gala - 04/25/2022

Don’t miss your chance to party with friends and colleagues this Friday, April 29, at the Texas Medical Association Foundation’s (TMAF’s) 29th annual gala at the Hilton-Americas Houston, held as part of TexMed 2022.

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.

Wichita County Medical Alliance Creates Legacy at “Dr.’s Park” - 04/18/2022

Dr.’s Park in Wichita Falls has become not only a community resource but also a natural gathering place for family physicians, says Whitney Flack, the 2021-22 president of the Wichita County Medical Alliance.

Get Your Tickets Now for TMAF’s Annual Gala - 04/13/2022

Angie Donahue and David J. Donahue, MD, are annual sponsors of the Texas Medical Association Foundation gala because they know their gift, along with those of others, will help build a healthier Texas.

Vaccine Program Grantees Serving the Underserved - 04/12/2022

Underserved, uninsured, and Latino patients across Texas will benefit from three programs focusing on vaccinations and vaccine education awarded funds in the first round of the Texas Medical Association’s 2022 Vaccines Defend What Matters grant program.

A Healthy Education: Med Students Promote Vaccines, Education Across Texas - 04/07/2022

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

TMA Is Here For Medical Students Who Need Financial Help - 04/05/2022

It’s a common dose of reality for many aspiring physicians: “I got accepted to medical school! Now how will I pay for it?”

Apply for a Grant to Help Promote Vaccines - 04/05/2022

More than ever, medicine needs its soldiers to promote the safety, efficacy, and importance of vaccines.

Plan for a Night of Fun at TMAF’s Annual Gala - 04/05/2022

The co-chairs of the Texas Medical Association Foundation’s (TMAF’s) 29th Annual Gala invite you to buy your ticket or table today for the fundraiser, scheduled for the evening of Friday, April 29, at the Hilton Americas-Houston hotel during TexMed 2022 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.

New Community Health Programs Coming to an Area Near You - 02/28/2022

Meet the newest recipients of the Texas Medical Association Foundation’s Medical Community Grant Program for 2021-22, who will bring fresh approaches to your area to help underserved populations get access to care.

It Takes a Village: TMA Works Arm in Arm with Other Organizations - 02/22/2022

TMA’s relationships with a diverse set of key organizations enables TMA to provide comprehensive services in more innovative ways that it could on its own.