May 19, 2018
Dallas/Fort Worth physicians were reelected today to represent Texas doctors in the American Medical Association (AMA) House
of Delegates, the
national organization’s policymaking body. The Texas
Medical Association (TMA) House of Delegates elected the physician leaders in San
Antonio during TexMed, TMA’s annual conference.
Gregory M. Fuller, MD, a Keller family
physician in practice for 28 years, was reelected to serve as an AMA delegate.
Larry E. Reaves, MD, a Fort Worth plastic surgeon in practice for 35 years, was reelected to serve as an AMA delegate.
Leslie H. Secrest, MD, a Dallas psychiatrist in practice for 46 years, was reelected to
serve as an AMA delegate.
part of the TMA state delegation to AMA, these physicians help make policy
recommendations to the national body on behalf of Texas doctors.
Dr. Reaves and Dr. Fuller are members of the Tarrant County Medical Society, and Dr.
Secrest is a member of the Dallas County Medical
Society. Each physician has served as the president of his
respective county medical society, among other offices in TMA and organized
TMA is the largest state
medical society in the nation, representing more than 51,000 physician and
medical student members. It is located in Austin and has 110 component county
medical societies around the state. TMA’s key objective since 1853 is to
improve the health of all Texans.
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Contact: Brent Annear (512) 370-1381; cell: (512) 656-7320; email: brent.annear[at]texmed[dot]org
Marcus Cooper (512) 370-1382; cell: (512) 650-5336; email: marcus.cooper[at]texmed[dot]org
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