TMAF News and Events

Welcome New and Current Board Members

Jessica Best, MD, Houston, is an Associate Professor at Baylor College of Medicine and works in various hospitals around Houston. She is this year’s TMA Resident and Fellows Section Representative for the TMAF Board of Trustees. Dr. Best graduated in 2012 from St. George’s University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies.

Matthew Edwards, Dallas, has been elected to a second, one-year term as Medical Student Section Representative to the TMAF Board of Trustees. He is in his fourth and final year of the MD Honors Research Program at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.

Shannon Hancher-Hodges, MD, Houston, has been appointed to serve as the representative of TMA’s Young Physician Section on the TMAF Board of Trustees. Dr. Hancher is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston. She is a graduate of The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.