TMA Foundation

Apply for a Grant to Help Promote Vaccines - 05/10/2023

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


Vaccines Continue to Defend What Matters: TMA’s vaccine outreach program battles low immunization - 04/03/2023

A revitalization of the Texas Medical Association’s Be Wise – Immunize program, TMA’s vaccine outreach program, Vaccines Defend What Matters battles low immunization rates and builds community collaboration.


Walk-In Care: Walk With a Doc Texas Extends Physicians' Reach - 04/03/2023

Walk With a Doc is a nonprofit – founded in 2005 by Ohio cardiologist David Sabgir, MD – that encourages physical activity in people of all ages and that aims to reverse the consequences of a sedentary lifestyle. And it has proven to come with so many benefits to physicians themselves and to the patient-physician relationship.


Need Financial Assistance? TMA May Have a Fund for That - 03/14/2023

The Texas Medical Association oversees an array of funds designed to help physicians with financial needs at every step of their careers, from medical school to retirement. Yet many physicians don’t know about these funds or don’t fully understand how they can help.


Save the Date for 2023 TMAF Gala: The Art of Medicine - 11/14/2022

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,


Cross Two Items Off Your List With TMAF Holiday Tribute Program - 10/04/2022

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.


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).


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.


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.


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.


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?”


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.


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.


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.