TMA Leadership

  • Austin Physician Becomes TMA President

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    The Texas Medical Association (TMA) installed Austin surgeon David C. Fleeger, MD, as its 154th president. He took office in a ceremony before TMA’s House of Delegates policymaking body at TexMed, TMA’s annual conference, in Dallas. He will lead America’s largest state medical society for one year.

    More on Dr. Fleeger  
  • AMA Taps Texas Physician As Next President

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    Susan Rudd Bailey, MD, an allergist from Fort Worth, was unanimously elected today by the American Medical Association House of Delegates to be the next AMA president. “Challenging times remain for our health care system,” she told the delegates

    Dr. Bailey: First Woman Physician to be Both TMA President and AMA President  
  • Michael Darrouzet Named New Texas Medical Association CEO

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    Michael J. Darrouzet, the long-time chief executive of the Dallas County Medical Society, will be the Texas Medical Association’s next executive vice president and chief executive officer, TMA Board of Trustees Chair E. Linda Villarreal, MD, announced today.

    Meet Michael Darrouzet  
  • Serve on a TMA Council or Committee

    Welcome to Texas Medical Association leadership! Viewing this video will help TMA physician and medical student leaders learn how to serve on a TMA council or committee, and participate in TMA governance. Watch it all, then fill out this form to claim American Medical Association Physician’s Recognition Award Category 1 Credit™. 

  • Texans Complete Sweep of AMA Posts

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    A pair of Texas physicians won reelection to their American Medical Association (AMA) leadership posts Tuesday, continuing a strong showing by the Texans at the 2018 annual meeting of the AMA House of Delegates here.

    Find Out Who They Are  
  • Three TMA Leaders Snag AMA Spots

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    The American Medical Association Board of Trustees approved the appointment of three TMA leaders to key American Medical Association posts.

    Your Texas Colleagues Serving on the National Stage  
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    TMA is helping to strengthen your practice by offering advice and creating a climate of medical success across the state. 

  • What could a TMA membership mean for you, your practice, and your patients?

  • TMA Leadership Articles

    TMA Leadership Throughout the Ages

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    TMA’s History of Medicine Committee presents an online exhibit featuring portraits and short biographical sketches of all TMA presidents beginning with the organization of the State Medical Association of Texas in 1853. Read the biographies in the notes section below each slide. And, check out the page of interesting facts about TMA presidents. This online exhibit is a work in progress; we will add more biographies during the year.

    More Interesting Facts Here
  • TMA Leadership College

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    The TMA Leadership College (TMALC) was established in 2010 as part of TMA's effort to ensure strong and sustainable physician leadership with organized medicine. TMALC graduates serve as thought leaders who can close the divide among clinicians and health care policymakers, and as trusted leaders within their local communities.

     

    Get the Leadership College Details Here  
  • Donald Seldin, MD: A Giant of Medical Education

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    Donald W. Seldin, MD, known as the “intellectual father” of The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, died April 25. He was 97.

    Honoring the Life and Accomplishments of Dr. Seldin  
  • America's Best Medical Society

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    Rock-solid support among TMA faithful isn't uncommon. Indeed, frustrated by changes in health care, many Texas doctors and their office staffs view the organization as a white-hatted cowboy battling valiantly on their behalf.

     

    Take a Look at Why TMA is So Dang Good